Minnesota Public Radio features by Christine Sweet http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=31216 en-us Copyright 2014 Minnesota Public Radio Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:59:25 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Christine Sweet http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 Harmony in the Park in pictures and video Here's a fun look back: Harmony in the Park delighted audiences in Minneapolis, Mankato and Duluth back in June. Each day, the weather threatened, but the air cleared just in time for each concert. Enjoy these photos by freelance photographer Bill Hickey. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/08/20/harmony-in-the-park-in-pictures?refid=0 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:00:00 -0500 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Emma Richman Violinist Emma Richman from Minneapolis was a Minnesota Varsity 2013 Showcase Artist, performing with the Luna Quartet. She recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what she's doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/12/20/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--emma-richman?refid=0 Fri, 20 Dec 2013 10:15:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Brianna, Brett and Brayden Drevlow The Drevlow siblings from Thief River Falls, Minn., were involved in Minnesota Varsity in 2011 and in 2013. They recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what they're doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/12/13/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--brianna-brett-and-brayden-drevlow?refid=0 Fri, 13 Dec 2013 10:15:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Aaron Fagerstrom Pianist Aaron Fagerstrom from Thief River Falls, Minn., was a Minnesota Varsity 2012 and 2013 Featured Artist. He recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what he's doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/12/06/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now-aaron-fagerstrom?refid=0 Fri, 06 Dec 2013 10:00:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? Karen Baumgartner Flutist Karen Baumgartner from Roseville, Minn., was a Minnesota Varsity 2011 and 2012 Featured Artist. She recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what she's doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/11/29/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now-karen-baumgartner?refid=0 Fri, 29 Nov 2013 10:15:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Jeesoo Lee Pianist Jeesoo Lee from Eden Prairie, Minn., was a Minnesota Varsity 2013 Featured Artist. He recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what he's doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/11/22/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--jeesoo-lee?refid=0 Fri, 22 Nov 2013 10:15:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - David Nelson David Nelson from Woodbury, Minn., was a Minnesota Varsity 2013 Featured Artist for voice. He recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what he's doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/11/15/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now-david-nelson?refid=0 Fri, 15 Nov 2013 10:15:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where are they now? - Austin Kraft Austin Kraft from Savage, Minn., was a Minnesota Varsity 2013 Showcase Composer. He recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what he's doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/11/08/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now-austin-kraft?refid=0 Fri, 08 Nov 2013 10:15:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where are they now? - Joshua Weinberg Flutist Joshua Weinberg from St. Peter, Minn., was a Minnesota Varsity 2011 Showcase Artist. He recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what he's doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/11/01/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--joshua-weinberg?refid=0 Fri, 01 Nov 2013 10:15:00 -0500 Minnesota Varsity: Where are they now? - Kristina Butler Kristina Butler from Burnsville, Minn., was a Minnesota Varsity 2013 Showcase Artist who participated as a singer. She recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what she's doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/10/18/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--kristina-butler?refid=0 Fri, 18 Oct 2013 10:00:00 -0500 Minnesota Varsity: Where are They Now? - Derek Hartman Derek Hartman was a Minnesota Varsity 2013 Showcase Artist who participated as a pianist in the Hartman-Warren-Doyle Trio. Derek recently got in touch with Classical MPR's Christine Sweet to share what he's doing now. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/10/10/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now-derek-hartman?refid=0 Fri, 11 Oct 2013 10:00:00 -0500 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Aria Stiles We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including violinist Aria Stiles: "Since Spring 2012, I have completely changed states, weather, and styles of music." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/01/06/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--aria-stiles?refid=0 Sun, 06 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Brianna Drevlow We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including Brianna Drevlow, who's studying Piano Performance and Theory/Composition and Film in college. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/11/19/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--brianna-drevlow?refid=0 Sun, 30 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Ellen Christensen We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including singer Ellen Christensen: "Being a part of Minnesota Varsity gave me great performance experience." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/12/23/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--ellen-christensen?refid=0 Sun, 23 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Heather Cornelius We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including harpist Heather Cornelius: "It was a great experience making the Minnesota Varsity recording in the studio." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/11/20/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--heather-cornelius?refid=0 Sun, 16 Dec 2012 12:00:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Briana Moynihan We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including singer Briana Moynihan: "Before Varsity, I had only thought of myself as a student studying music." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/12/13/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--briana-moynihan?refid=0 Thu, 13 Dec 2012 10:00:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Jonathan Mattson We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including pianist Jonathan Mattson: "[Being in Varsity] has opened up other opportunities to perform locally." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/12/08/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--jonathan-mattson?refid=0 Sat, 08 Dec 2012 12:00:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Rebecca Yeh We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including Rebecca Yeh: "The violin has opened up doors for me that I would never have imagined." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/12/06/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--rebecca-yeh?refid=0 Thu, 06 Dec 2012 13:30:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Joshua Weinberg, Flute We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including flutist Joshua Weinberg: "Varsity gave me much needed confidence and support as I headed off to college." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/12/01/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--joshua-weinberg-flute?refid=0 Sat, 01 Dec 2012 14:00:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Henry Johnston, Guitar We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including guitarist Henry Johnston. Composer Ian Krouse of Los Angeles is writing a new solo piece for Henry. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/11/20/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--henry-johnston-guitar?refid=0 Mon, 26 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0600 Minnesota Varsity: Where Are They Now? - Karen Baumgartner, Flute We recently caught up with former Minnesota Varsity Featured and Showcase Artists, including Karen Baumgartner: "I have started college and am loving majoring in flute performance!" http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/11/19/minnesota-varsity-where-are-they-now--karen-baumgartner-flute?refid=0 Mon, 19 Nov 2012 15:00:00 -0600