Minnesota Public Radio features by Jodi Gustafson http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=31212 en-us Copyright 2018 Minnesota Public Radio Sat, 17 Feb 2018 15:15:29 -0600 Minnesota Public Radio features by Jodi Gustafson http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 How Martin Luther started a German musical revolution Martin Luther started a theological revolution that ignited wars, reshaped Europe and influenced culture in many ways, including the creation of two ideas that underlie some of Germany's greatest music. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2017/10/30/luther-german-music?refid=0 Mon, 30 Oct 2017 13:00:00 -0500 Discover five new Christmas recordings for 2015 Classical-music staffer Jodi Gustafson describes five new Christmas albums released in 2015. If you love motets or contemporary choral singing, these discs cover quite a range of holiday music. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2015/12/18/discover-five-new-christmas-recordings-for-2015?refid=0 Fri, 18 Dec 2015 08:50:00 -0600 Holiday Shopping Guide for Choral Geeks Are you worried about the dwindling number of shopping days before Christmas? Do you have a Choral Geek in your life? Look no farther; Classical MPR's Jodi Gustafson has done the research and is here to help you. Here are 25 possibilities for you, from simple stocking stuffer to potentially life-changing gesture. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2015/12/15/holiday-shopping-guide-for-choral-geeks?refid=0 Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:20:00 -0600 An Appreciation for the 7 Symphonies of Sibelius Jodi Gustafson listened to all seven of Sibelius's symphonies and shares her appreciations and insight into each one. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2015/12/07/an-appreciation-for-the-7-symphonies-of-sibelius?refid=0 Mon, 07 Dec 2015 16:38:51 -0600 Quiz: Oh, the drama: songs of death and dying We're fast approaching Halloween/All Saints' Day/All Souls' Day, which got me thinking about music surrounding death and dying. I've put together this quiz to find more behind the story you're singing. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/10/29/quiz-oh-the-drama-songs-of-death-and-dying?refid=0 Mon, 29 Oct 2012 06:00:00 -0500