Calendar

February – April 2016

Feb
1
Mon
“The Spirit Sings” History and Legacy of African American Music at Lyngblomsten, St. Paul
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Marian AndersonOboeBass! presents The Spirit Sings – The History and Legacy of African-American Music from African roots through slave times to Marian Anderson and Jazz. This program mixes performances, recordings, and literature to show how history and music intertwined to tell the story of a people and create the most influential music to come out of America. This will be the sixth in our seven-part monthly series of “Pages of Music” learning programs we offer at Lyngblomsten through March 2016

All programs are free and open to the public of all ages!

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

Feb
2
Tue
“The Spirit Sings” History and Legacy of African American Music at Talalhi
Feb 2 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Marian Anderson OboeBass! presents The Spirit Sings – The History and Legacy of African-American Music from African roots through slave times to Marian Anderson and Jazz. This program mixes performances, recordings, and literature to show how history and music intertwined to tell the story of a people and create the most influential music to come out of America. This will be the sixth in the seven-part monthly series of “Pages of Music” learning programs we offer at Talahi Care Center through March, 2016.

All programs are free and open to the public of all ages!

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

“The Spirit Sings” History and Legacy of African American Music at St. Benedict’s Senior Community
Feb 2 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Marian Anderson OboeBass! presents The Spirit Sings – The History and Legacy of African-American Music from African roots through slave times to Marian Anderson and Jazz. This program mixes performances, recordings, and literature to show how history and music intertwined to tell the story of a people and create the most influential music to come out of America. This will be the sixth in the seven-part monthly series of “Pages of Music” learning programs we offer at St. Ben’s through March, 2016.

All programs are free and open to the public of all ages!

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

Feb
5
Fri
OboeBassFluteGuitar! at Lowertown Classics
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
OboeBassFluteGuitar! at Lowertown Classics @ Lowertown Classics | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States

The four performers of OboeBass! and Duo Ancora combine to appear as OboeBassFluteGuitar! For this concert they will perform several pieces as a quartet, and mix and match their instrumental combinations in a variety of genres from baroque to Latin waltzes to jazz. Catherine Ramirez is flute professor at St. Olaf College and an internationally known soloist and teacher of flute. A native of East Berlin, guitarist Eva Beneke performs, records, and teaches around the world in addition to serving on the guitar faculty at McNally Smith College of Music in St. Paul. Carrie Vecchione, oboe, and Rolf Erdahl, double bass created and perform in OboeBass!, the world’s only professional oboe/bass duo.

Mar
15
Tue
“Edvard Grieg’s Music of the Mountains” at Kingsley Shores, Lakeville
Mar 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
"Edvard Grieg's Music of the Mountains" at Kingsley Shores, Lakeville @ Kingsley Shores | Lakeville | Minnesota | United States

“Edvard Grieg’s Music of the Mountains” explores Grieg’s life and music, musical nationalism, and the influence of Norway’s spectacular nature on his music. Lots of wonderful music by Edvard Grieg along with a condensed version of Peer Gynt. This is the last in a seven-part monthly series of “Pages of Music” learning programs we will offer at Kingsley Shores.

All programs are free and open to the public of all ages!

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

Apr
6
Wed
RESCHEDULED: “Edvard Grieg’s Music of the Mountains” at Country Manor, Sartell
Apr 6 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
RESCHEDULED: “Edvard Grieg's Music of the Mountains” at Country Manor, Sartell @ Country Manor | Sartell | Minnesota | United States

Edvard Grieg’s Music of the Mountains explores Grieg’s life and music, musical nationalism, and the influence of Norway’s spectacular nature on his music. Lots of wonderful music by Edvard Grieg along with a condensed version of Peer Gynt. This is the last in a seven-part monthly series of “Pages of Music with Rolf and Carrie” music learning programs we offer until April at Country Manor.

All programs are free and open to the public of all ages!

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.