Posts made in September, 2014

Kathy Wilson at the Lakeville Convention

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Kathy Wilson at the Lakeville Convention

Kathy Wilson (Burnsville) shows her vibrant personality at the Lakeville convention, August 8, 2013.

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Junior Composers Camp 2014 participants

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Junior Composers Camp 2014 participants

Participants in the Junior Composers 2014 camp shown at the final salon.

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MFMC Officers Cheryl Schmidt (Willmar)  and Mary Wescott (Lakeville)

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MFMC Officers Cheryl Schmidt (Willmar)  and Mary Wescott (Lakeville)

Cheryl Schmidt (Willmar) and Mary Wescott (Lakeville). Cheryl (left) is our Representative to the National Board and Mary (right) is our MFMC President.

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Three Minnesota Composers win scholarships

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Three Minnesota Composers win scholarships

Each of three Minnesota composers received a $400 scholarship to attend the Junior Composers summer camp at the U of M Minneapolis. Pictured (from left) are students David Besonen,  Luke Gion, and Jonas Fisher, and Pat Steege.

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Pat Plude (right) leads the Teacher Training Institute group in educational music activities.

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Pat Plude (right) leads the Teacher Training Institute group in educational music activities.

The MFMC Teacher Training workshop was facilitated by Patricia Plude, Director of Avivo, a community of Teaching Artists dedicated to promoting an integrated approach to music education that infuses every learning situation with improvisation and composition.

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JC Camp attendees play “Ba-BACH”

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JC Camp attendees play “Ba-BACH”

Junior Composers campers participate in a game called “Ba-BACH” on the opening night of the Institute, July 13, 2014, at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.

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