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Willmar, MN
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Piano Solo Festival

Posted by Megan Gilles on January 3, 2017 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Piano Solo Festival

University of Northwestern-St. Paul

March 12, 2016

Grades 4-12

Totino Fine Arts Center

Festival Information

Saturday Schedule

8AM-3:30PM

Preliminary round (individual times)

7:30PM-Honors Concert (finalists) in Nazareth Chapel

Awards ceremony and reception in the Nazareth Great Room following the Concert.


Preliminary Round: Performance schedules, including the time for each performer's individual...

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Sewanee Summer Music Festival

Posted by Megan Gilles on November 17, 2016 at 9:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Sewanee Summer Music Festival

June 17-July 16, 2017

Alumni Scholarship

October 1, 2016

Application fee waived

Automatic $250 scholarship

Attend at the 2016 Festival rate.


Early Decision

December 1, 2016

$40.00 discount on application fee

Accepted students attend at the 2016 Festival rate.


Scholarship Application deadline

February 15, 2017

$40.00 discount on application fee

Priority scho...

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Winter Piano Recital

Posted by Megan Gilles on October 15, 2016 at 6:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Winter Piano Festival and Piano Competition 2017

Concordia College

Festival and Competition Schedule

Thursday, January 19th

7:30PM

Alexander Djordjevic-Solo Piano Recital


Friday, January 20th

9:30AM

Masterclass led by Alexander Djordjevic

7:30PM

Jay Hershberger and David Hamilton

Voice/Piano Recital

Saturday, January 21st

9AM-Noon

Winter Festival Piano Competition

Adjudicators: Robert Groves,...

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Piano Institute

Posted by Megan Gilles on April 13, 2016 at 9:15 PM Comments comments (0)

University of Northwestern-St. Paul

Piano Institute

July 25-30, 2016

Totino Fine Arts Center

Online Application

unwsp.edu/academyofmusic


Academy of Music

3003 Snelling Avenue North

St. Paul, MN 55113-1598

651-631-5108 or 651-631-5242

[email protected]


Application Deadline: June 30, 2016

Payment Deadline: July 11, 2016

Costs:

Tuition   $365

Lodging (Opt.) $150

...

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10,000 Hours of Practice

Posted by Megan Gilles on February 20, 2016 at 12:55 AM Comments comments (0)

My husband Doug shared this blog entry with me from his parent company Hormel Foods.  This can easily relate to piano practice.  Even though my students won't be hitting the 10,000 very soon it is very easy to see who practices on a regular basis and who doesn't.  Enjoy this read! 

Bob Rosburg was born on October 21, 1926 in San Francisco, California. He

attended Stanford University on a golf scholarship. In 1953 he turned

professional winning six t...

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Piano Institute

Posted by Megan Gilles on February 6, 2016 at 9:10 PM Comments comments (0)

University of Northwestern-St. Paul

Piano Institute

July 25-30, 2016

A concentrated week of stimulating musical activities open to students

ages 10-18

For more information please contact Dr. Richard Lange at 651-631-5242


Piano Solo Festival-March 12, 2016 (Grades 4-12)

Posted by Megan Gilles on February 6, 2016 at 9:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Piano Solo Festival

March 12, 2016

Grades 4-12

Totino Fine Arts Center

University of Northwestern-St. Paul

Saturday Schedule:

8AM-3:30PM

Preliminary Round

(individual times)

7:30PM

Honors Concert (finalists) in Nazareth Chapel

Awards Ceremony and reception in the Nazareth Great Room following the concert.

Preliminary Round: Performance schedules, including the time for each performer's individual prelimnary performance wi...

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Organ to be given away

Posted by Megan Gilles on January 20, 2016 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (0)

 

The Mahoney Family of Appleton is looking for a good home for a Kimball Syntha Swinger (Model 1500) Entertainer II organ. The organ features two separate keyboards with 36 keys per keyboard. The foot pedals base is not attached, but did work when it was last attached. The cabinet is in good shape with a small, dark stain on the top, that could be covered up with something. It has a cushioned bench that opens for storage.

 

The organ features 20 solo buttons, 8 ac...

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Winter Studio Recital

Posted by Megan Gilles on January 15, 2016 at 9:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Recital Reminder

 

The Winter Recital will be held:

Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 1:30PM.

 

Location: Church of the Nazarene

The address for the Church of the Nazarene, 515 12th St. SW, Willmar.

(parking lot off of Trott Ave.)

Please note the NEW LOCATION!

 

Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the beginning of the recital.

 

Family members and friends are invited to attend.

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Viterbo University Contest Music Clinic

Posted by Megan Gilles on January 15, 2016 at 9:35 PM Comments comments (0)

There are still spaces available for Viterbo University’s CONTEST MUSIC CLINIC on Saturday, February 6th, and we welcome pianists of all levels as they prepare for regional contests such as Solo/Ensemble and Federation auditions. Each partici­pant will receive a 20-minute coaching session, giving them a chance to perform their piece and receive suggestions for improvement from university faculty. In addition, Viterbo’s freshmen and sophomore music majors will be giving a spe...

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