In this podcast, host Emily Reese takes an in-depth listen to video game music and talks with the people who make it.
Composer Grant Kirkhope lets his British roots shine in his score for Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning.
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This Thursday, June 20, 2013, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir will come to Minnesota for the first time in over 20 years. The concert will feature choral masterworks, American folk music, hymns, and patriotic music. There are still good seats available for this can't-miss performance.
Congratulations to the five Minnesota Varsity Showcase Artists who have been chosen to perform, and the two Showcase Composers who have been selected to have their works premiered, in a live broadcast concert at the Fitzgerald Theater!
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Minnesota author Vince Flynn's publisher, Simon and Schuster, has confirmed that Flynn has died.Read More
Supporters of the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts gathered in St. Paul Wednesday to break ground on a new 1,100 seat concert hall. The new hall will be primarily used by the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, which will free up the Ordway’s larger music theater for the center’s other tenants. The new hall will…Read More
Highlights from June 18 to 25
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The NDSU Wind Symphony, recorded at the Ordway.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Cathedral Resonances (Encore).
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
Sunday, 5 pm: Regarding Broadway: Part 4: The Sondheim Years.