Music with Minnesotans®

  • Music with Minnesotans: Arden Harrison Bushnell
    Arden Harrison Bushnell is a fabric artist whose works have been seen and awarded at the Minnesota State Fair.November 19, 2013
  • Music with Minnesotans: Luther Gerlach
    Luther Gerlach, retired University of Minnesota professor of cultural anthropology, shares the music of native African cultures recorded in Kenya in the 1950s and 60s.November 12, 2013
  • Music with Minnesotans: Frank Tenczar
    Frank Tenczar, a retired IT guy, loves to watch the deer go by at his lake place up north while listening to Mahler.November 5, 2013
  • Music with Minnesotans: John Waddle
    With patience and dedication, John Waddle makes violins, violas and cellos of distinction and beauty.October 29, 2013
  • Music with Minnesotans: Maddie Wild Crea
    Maddie Wild Crea is a writer of stories and a volunteer at Arc Value Village and St Anthony Park Nursing Home. Her joy in helping others is reflected in a playlist that is Beethoven-centered.October 22, 2013
  • Music with Minnesotans: Josh McCaffrey
    Josh McCaffrey is a story-teller and even did a stint in Hollywood as a writer for the soaps. These days his career has him a bit closer to home. McCaffrey is Steve Staruch's guest on Music with Minnesotans is this week.October 15, 2013
  • Music with Minnesotans: Alberto Fierro
    As a kid in his native Mexico, Alberto Fierro learned how to play LPs on the family hi-fi. So began a life-long love of classical music. Fierro is Steve Staruch's guest this week on Music with Minnesotans.October 8, 2013
  • Music with Minnesotans: Dr. Jon Hallberg
    For the past 10 years, you've heard his calming and oh-so-rational voice in the afternoons on MPR News, but have you heard Dr. Jon Hallberg tell of the time a piece of music on Classical MPR forced him to stop his car and simply sit and listen to the end? Dr. Hallberg is our guest on this week's Music with Minnesotans.October 1, 2013
  • Music with Minnesotans: Christopher Hopkins
    He's called "The Makeover Guy" — a singer, a stylist and you guessed it, he gives this friendly Face-for-Radio a makeover.September 24, 2013
  • Music with Minnesotans: LaWayne Leno
    LaWayne Leno is a computer consultant, part-time pianist and writer. He wrote a marvelous book about one of the superstar piano virtuosos of the 19th century and student of Liszt, Adele aus der Ohe.September 17, 2013

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