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MINNESOTA STATE ARTS BOARD ARTS LEARNING GRANT AWARDED TO OBOEBASS!
9/4/14 – Carrie Vecchione and Rolf Erdahl were awarded a Minnesota State Arts Board Arts Learning Grant. “Carrie Vecchione and Rolf Erdahl will present their Pages of Music series of music education programs, once a month for seven months, in ten different senior residences in various Minnesota cities for a total of seventy presentations to Minnesota seniors.”

PREVIEW BLOG AND NEWSPAPER ARTICLES FOR DUO’S RECITAL IN BIGFORK, MN
9/12/13 – We gave a well-received public recital and in-school Mozart, Boy Genius! educational program in Bigfork, MN. The Edge Center Blog and the Grand Rapids Herald-Review newspaper reviews gave us great preview write-ups, including press confirmation of our “license to thrill!”

DUO CHOSEN AS MPR ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE FOR 2013-14!
8/2/13 – We are thrilled to announce that we have been chosen as Minnesota Public Radio Artists in Residence for 2012-31! We will perform for at least 5 different schools in the Twin Cities area, and will record several tracks for an MPR CD including other Artists in Residence that will go out to 20,000 kids in the Twin Cites! More details to follow!

VECCHIONE/ERDAHL DUO VOTED SAMPLE NIGHT LIVE AUDIENCE FAVORITES!
3/7/12 We’re proud to announce that the Vecchione/Erdahl Duo was voted “Audience Favorite” at Sample Night Live! The audience votes for their one favorite of the dozen acts doing 7 minute sets. In 5 years of Sample Night Live programs, this was the first time Classical musicians won the vote. This means we’re invited back to play for the annual audience favorites show, 12/5/12.

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