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A Kinder Kind of Konzert - Common Chords

A Kinder Kind of Konzert - Common ChordsThe Kinder Konzert ensemble performs for a lively crowd of children at Redeemer Lutheran Church Pre-school on Wednesday morning Eight members of the Minnesota Orchestra, joined by narrator Katie Condon, performed two Kinder Konzerts for pre-school age children in Willmar this week as part of the Common Chords residency. Tim Zavadil demonstrates the clarinet to youngsters attending the Kinder Konzert at Redeemer Lutheran Church Pre-school on Wednesday morning On Wednesday morning, the ensemble brought their performance to children and parents at Redeemer Lutheran Church Pre-school.

The Orchestra Arrives in Willmar! - Common Chords

The Orchestra Arrives in Willmar! - Common ChordsBaritone Andrew Wilkowske, a Willmar native, joined the orchestra Thursday for the final rehearsal before this weekend's Minnesota Orchestra performances The full orchestra arrived in Willmar on Thursday afternoon, and quickly got to work at WEAC with one final rehearsal for this weekends concerts. After a busy week of chamber performances throughout the community, Willmar residents will have several opportunities to hear the large ensemble in concert Friday and Saturday.

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An Armed Forces Salute in Willmar - Common Chords

An Armed Forces Salute in Willmar - Common ChordsBrass musicians from the Minnesota Orchestra shared an evening performance with members of the Willmar-area VFW Post 1639. Photo credit: Dennis Benson. Getting an early start on the Memorial Day weekend, brass musicians from the Minnesota Orchestra shared an evening performance with members of the Willmar-area VFW Post 1639 on Wednesday. Watch a performance of "America the Beautiful" by the Minnesota Orchestra Brass Quintet 5-year-old Jack was eager to have Minnesota Orchestra trumpeters Doug Carlsen and Chuck Lazarus sign his musician trading cards following the brass quintet's performance at the VFW Wednesday evening The ensemble performed works including Mourets Rondeau, America the Beautiful and the Armed Forces Salute to a gathered crowd of veterans and community members.

Conducting 101 - Common Chords

Conducting 101 - Common ChordsAt a luncheon held Wednesday afternoon, conductor Sarah Hicks presented the Art of Conducting for members of nine of Willmars professional service organizations. Aided by members of the Minnesota Orchestra String Quartet, she illustrated the parallels between effective, dynamic leadership in a business context and in music. Willmar community member Nancy Murphy jumped at the chance to conduct a sm

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On the Air at KWLM Radio - Common Chords

On the Air at KWLM Radio - Common ChordsThe Minnesota Orchestra Brass Quintet performs in studio at KWLM Tuesday morning. Members of the Minnesota Orchestra took over the airwaves at Willmars KWLM radio on Tuesday and Wednesday morning as part of the ensembles weeklong Common Chords residency. Principal hornist Michael Gast takes the spotlight during the Tuesday morning performance at KWLM. Players in the Orchestras Brass Quintet were o

Legends & Logging Days Music! - Park Rapids Blog

Legends & Logging Days Music! - Park Rapids Blog Terrapin Station is putting together a great line up for us at Legends & Logging Days. This is what we know so far.... Friday Men with Hollow Bodies - Django style Jazz Guitar Colleen Myrhe Blueshttp://colleenmyhre.com/Thankful Dirt, Darren and Molly Matthews, the Indie/Americana Des Moines-based songwriting duo Thankful Dirt, developed their musical artistry steeped in Iowa's music scene, a scene as fertile as Iowa soil.

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