Classical Minnesota Public Radio at the State Fair

August 14, 2013

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota State Fair is almost here! The State Fair runs from Aug. 22-Sept. 2, and each day Classical MPR will host performances by classical music ensembles at our State Fair booth.

Also, Friday, Aug. 30 is MPR Day at the Fair - come enjoy a variety of events at the Carousel Park Stage including a live performance by VocalEssence.

Daily Schedule

Thursday, Aug. 22

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by members of Minnesota Boychoir

Friday, Aug. 23

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by members of CORO!

Saturday, Aug 24

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by The University of Minnesota Trombone Choir, hosted by John Birge

Sunday, Aug. 25

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by The Minnesota Concert Opera, hosted by Steve Staruch

Monday, Aug. 26

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by The Minnesota Percussion Trio, hosted by Claire Philpott

Tuesday, Aug. 27

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live broadcast and performance by Brooklyn Rider, hosted by Fred Child

Wednesday, Aug. 28

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by OVation ('portable version' of One Voice Mixed Chorus), hosted by Valerie Kahler

Thursday, Aug. 29

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by The Minnesota Opera, hosted by Julie Amacher

Friday, Aug. 30 - MPR Day at the Fair

1:30-2:30 p.m: Classical MPR presents a live performance by VocalEssence, hosted by John Birge (Carousel Park)

Saturday, Aug 31

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by The Dolce Wind Quintet, hosted by Emily Reese

Sunday, Sept. 1

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by The Copper Street Brass Quintet, hosted by Bill Morelock

Monday, Sept. 2

2-3 p.m.: Classical MPR presents a live performance by The Copper Street Brass Quintet

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    Christopher O'Riley, piano
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    Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
    Patrick Gallois, flute
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