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August 29, 2013
Alexandria Area Music Teachers Association provides music education
The Alexandria Area Music Teachers Association (AAMTA), a local music teachers' organization affiliated with state and national groups, has been bringing music education opportunities to students and teachers throughout the years. Local membership consists of private music teachers...
August 29, 2013 - 4:37pm
May 17, 2013
Area music students qualify for state honors concert
Lauren Landowski, Bethany Hellem and Camilla Bjorklund, Douglas County music students, will perform at the Minnesota Music Teachers Association (MMTA) State Honors Concert on Saturday, May 18 at 7 p.m. at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The gala event involves 700 young performers...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
A realist and a dreamer set out to make history
Heidi Hansen and Marcia Benson are in the music making business. The women are composers and recently started a business selling their piano...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
March 1, 2013
Area piano students to give recital Sunday
Several area piano students will perform in a recital on Sunday, March 3 at 2:30 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Winners of the Alexandria Area Music Teachers Association preliminary contest and the Central Lakes Music Club Festival were invited to perform in this...
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Out and About: Valentine music
On Valentine's Day, shoppers at Elden's Fresh Foods in Alexandria were treated to something not normally found in a grocery store - a live grand...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
Five area pianists to perform at State Honors Concert
Five students from the studios of local piano teachers Ruth Aaseng, Marcia Benson, Annette Helder and Wendy Lindlief will perform in 31 ensembles in the State Honors Concert at the Minneapolis Convention Center Auditorium on Saturday, May 19. The concert is held each year as the...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
February 29, 2012
Contest winners to give recital
After performing at the West District State Minnesota Music Teacher's Association (MMTA) Preliminary Piano Contest in January, the following...
February 29, 2012 - 12:00am
March 18, 2011
Central Lakes Concert Association presents Simon and Son
The Central Lakes Concert Association (CLCA) will present Simon and Son, a piano duet, on Saturday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. at Jefferson High School...
March 18, 2011 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
Piano students earn gold
Marcia Benson (back row, center), a member of the Central Lakes Music Club, is pictured with five of her piano students who earned gold cups...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
October 2, 2009
The piano in Elda Lindquist's living room is more than an instrument. It's history. It's therapy. It's her childhood. It's a constant reminder...
October 2, 2009 - 12:00am
June 3, 2009
Pianists take part in State Honors Concert
Several area students participated in the State Honors Concert held on May 30. More than 5,000 students enter the state piano contest annually....
June 3, 2009 - 12:00am