Minnesota Public Radio features by Jennifer Anderson http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=31271 en-us Copyright 2014 Minnesota Public Radio Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:42:04 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Jennifer Anderson http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 Morning Glories: Music and Learning We're celebrating education this month at Classical Minnesota Public Radio, and throughout September have been playing music for and about learning. We're also working off-air to inspire the next generation of listeners, offering a series of videos and teaching tools to educators across the state. This week, we'll check out the music used in five of the videos. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/09/20/morning-glories-music-and-learning?refid=0 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:20:00 -0500 Morning Glories: August begins with Amadeus A is for August and for Amadeus. During this first full week of August, we'll hear some of Mozart's masterworks. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/08/04/morning-glories-august-begins-with-amadeus?refid=0 Mon, 04 Aug 2014 00:01:00 -0500 Morning Glories: Five Young Conductors Five of the most visible leaders in the classical world today are the focus of this week's Morning Glories. We'll hear five enormous pieces to celebrate the colossal talent and potential of these titans. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/07/28/morning-glories-five-young-conductors?refid=0 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0500 Morning Glories: Spirit of Soccer This week's Morning Glories are five pieces from around the globe that capture the raucous spirit of soccer, to celebrate the final days of the FIFA World Cup competition in Brazil. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/07/07/morning-glories-spirit-of-soccer?refid=0 Mon, 07 Jul 2014 00:01:00 -0500 Morning Glories: The Sounds of Spain As the Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphony is on its 10-day tour through Andalusia, this week's Morning Glories celebrate the sounds of Spain. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/06/16/morning-glories-the-sounds-of-spain?refid=0 Mon, 16 Jun 2014 00:01:00 -0500 Morning Glories: Eric Whitacre Eric Whitacre is coming to Minnesota this week to conduct the Minnesota Orchestra and Minnesota Chorale in some of his most famous works. In the run-up to Friday's live broadcast, we'll check out five compositions by Whitacre in this week's Morning Glories http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/04/07/morning-glories-eric-whitacre?refid=0 Mon, 07 Apr 2014 00:01:00 -0500 Morning Glories: Minnesota music-making This week, we celebrate Minnesota's rich musical landscape with a recent performance recorded regionally each weekday at 10 a.m. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/03/10/morning-glories-minnesota-musicmakers?refid=0 Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:01:00 -0500 Morning Glories: New Holiday Releases This week's Morning Glories celebrate new holiday releases. These medleys of carols celebrate the holidays and capture the feeling of the festive season. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/12/16/morning-glories-new-holiday-releases?refid=0 Mon, 16 Dec 2013 00:01:00 -0600 Morning Glories: Embracing Winter The snowflakes are flying, the cold air's here to stay. Let's embrace the winter and revel in some new recordings of familiar and unfamiliar works. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/12/02/morning-glories-embracing-winter?refid=0 Mon, 02 Dec 2013 05:00:00 -0600 Morning Glories: Feast Time! It's that time of year — feast time! If the thought of preparing huge meals sends shivers down your spine, don't worry. This week, music from three crazy meal-related ballets to reassure every cook that, hey, it could be worse. For Friday, a sweet after-dinner treat of coffee and chocolate. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/11/25/morning-glories-feast-time?refid=0 Mon, 25 Nov 2013 05:00:00 -0600 Morning Glories: Benjamin Britten's 100th Benjamin Britten was born Nov. 22, 1913. This week on Morning Glories, we'll celebrate the centennial of his birth with five works written by the influential British composer for some of his greatest muses. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/11/18/morning-glories-benjamin-brittens-100th?refid=0 Mon, 18 Nov 2013 06:00:00 -0600 Morning Glories: Composers who shaped education As Classical Minnesota Public Radio's Class Notes Artists hit the road this week, we take a look at composers who had a major role in education. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/11/11/morning-glories-composers-who-shaped-education?refid=0 Mon, 11 Nov 2013 08:30:00 -0600