Events

Doug Rohde presents workshop at Lakeville convention

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Doug Rohde presents workshop at Lakeville convention

On August 7, Doug Rohde taught MFMC members about teaching improvisation, arranging, composing and interpretation.  From the left, Kathy Wilson, Doug Rohde, Mary Wescott.

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Iggy Rosado plays The Spooky Lion

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Iggy Rosado plays The Spooky Lion

At the MFMC convention on August 7, Iggy Rosado was a guest performer.  He played his original composition The Spooky Lion, a suite of three pieces, and was accompanied by his mother Shannon Guse.

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Matthew VanRisseghem receives $500 scholarship

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Matthew VanRisseghem receives $500 scholarship

Jill Kilzer (left) and Pat Steege (right) present Matthew VanRisseghem with a $500 scholarship check  for having earned the Grand Cup.  The presentation occurred at the MFMC convention in Lakeville on August 7, 2013.

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MFMC’s Diane Anderson prepares for the convention

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MFMC’s Diane Anderson prepares for the convention

Preparations for the state convention included evaluating a spreadsheet of registrations that Diane Anderson received.

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Junior Composers 2013 – a Success!

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Junior Composers 2013 – a Success!

The Junior Composers Institute / Studio 2013 was a huge success!  

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MFMC’s 56th Bienniel Convention

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MFMC’s 56th Bienniel Convention

Minnesota Federation of Music Clubs (MFMC) 56th Biennial Convention mp-mf • Musical Performance – Minnesota Festival Wednesday & Thursday • August 7 & 8, 2013 Holiday Inn and Suites, Lakeville, 20800 Kenrick Avenue South, Lakeville, MN 55044 • Phone: 952-469-1134 Phone: 952-469-1134 • The hotel has set aside a block of rooms under the name Minnesota Federation of Music Clubs for August 6 and 7. The price for a standard room with one or two beds is $99 plus tax. Convention will include the all-member state meeting, workshops, concert, and Festival Bulletin preview. Download...

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Convention 2011 re-cap

Posted by on Apr 23, 2013 in Events, Meetings | Comments Off on Convention 2011 re-cap

Convention 2011 re-cap

Minnesota FMC held its 55th biennial convention in Willmar, MN August 9-10, 2011, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Forty-five Federation members from throughout the state attended the two-day event. The convention opened with a comedic “Lena” singing and telling jokes Norwegian style.At the All-State Meeting we heard reports from event chairmen and club presidents. We enjoyed a student Honors Recital and an evening concert by Richard Yague who sang opera pieces and show-tunes. Verna Patrick — using her original poetry — presented the inspirational invocations at meals. NFMC...

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