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David Evan Thomas receives “An die Musik Award”

David Evan Thomas received the An die Musik Award “in recognition of outstanding dedication and commitment to the work and mission of The Schubert Club” at The Schubert Club Annual Luncheon on June 8, 2016 at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St. Paul, Minnesota. The event featured an address by composer Libby Larsen […]

Album Release: Siama Matuzungidi’s “Rivers”

Many of the Twin Cities finest World & New Music performers collaborated on this recently released album. Congratulations to all – we’re glad you’re part of this thriving community! RIVERS – from the Congo to the Mississippi Siama Matuzungidi left home at 17, his guitar strapped to his back. Music has since carried him across Africa, […]

SPCO’s Liquid Music Series: New Podcast Interview Series

THE SAINT PAUL CHAMBER ORCHESTRA’S LIQUID MUSIC SERIES PARTNERS WITH McNALLY SMITH COLLEGE OF MUSIC TO CREATE LIQUID MUSIC PLAYLIST WITH VISIONARY ARTISTS AND COMPOSERS Liquid Music perpetually seeks to connect increasingly intrepid audiences with innovative new projects and iconoclastic artists through any means within reach. Now, through a new partnership with McNally Smith College of Music, […]

The Wonderful World of Innova

The Wonderful World of Innova features tell-all interviews with artists from innova® Recordings (the record label of American Composers Forum).  This is the video version of the audio podcast, Alive and Composing (episodes of which can be found here).  Watch & listen as Dr. Philip Blackburn talks with Todd Reynolds, Douglas Ewart, Jason Kao Hwang […]

innova: Zeitgeist

Lauded for providing “a once-in-a-lifetime experience for adventurous concertgoers,” Zeitgeist is a new music chamber ensemble comprised of two percussion, piano and woodwinds. Always eager to explore new artistic frontiers, Zeitgeist collaborates with composers of all types to create imaginative new work that challenges the boundaries of traditional chamber music. Zeitgeist has released four albums […]

SPCO Premieres in 2016-17

SAINT PAUL, MN, APRIL 7, 2016 – Today The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra (SPCO) announces its 2016-17 season. Led by SPCO musicians and a dynamic roster of artistic partners, the 2016-17 season reveals the full emotional range of the SPCO’s repertoire, with programs that explore the outer edges of light and darkness, joy and sadness, […]

Announcing the Fourth Season of Schubert Club Mix

Announcing the Fourth Season of Schubert Club Mix Schubert Club Mix: a new generation of classical music SAINT PAUL, MN (May 17, 2016) – The Schubert Club is pleased to announce the fourth season of Schubert Club Mix. Schubert Club Mix is an innovative series that takes the formality out of classical music. Audiences are […]