Tag: Lakes Area Music Festival

‘Musicians Night Out’ Comes to Brainerd August 18

Join the Lakes Area Music Festival (LAMF) for a perfect pairing: Beethoven and Beer! LAMF Musicians’ Night Out will take place on Thursday, August 18 at 7 p.m. at Roundhouse Brewery. Don’t miss a chance to join the international roster of LAMF as they let loose playing music with colleagues and friends, new and old.…
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August 15, 2022 0

‘Yoga + Live Music’ Comes to Brainerd High School Field

RELEASE FROM THE LAKES AREA MUSIC FESTIVAL: Classical music, meditation, and fitness come together in one of the Lakes Area Music Festival’s most popular summer activities. On Saturday, August 13 at 10 a.m., treat yourself to an hour long, outdoor yoga class at Don Adamson Field on the Brainerd High School campus, accompanied by a…
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August 9, 2022 0

Metropolitan Opera Singers to be Featured in First Opera at the New Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts

On Friday and Sunday, August 12 and 14, the Lakes Area Music Festival presents the first full opera production ever to grace the stage of the Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts: Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss. Featuring six singers from the Metropolitan Opera and the all-star LAMF orchestra led by music director, Christian Reif, Ariadne auf Naxos promises…
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August 8, 2022 0

‘Rain & Red Clay’ Concert Explores Heritage, History

On Wednesday, August 10 at 7:30 p.m. at Brainerd’s Tornstrom Auditorium, the Lakes Area Music Festival explores musical roots in “Rain and Red Clay.” This chamber music program presents works for strings and winds that connect heritage and history. The Afro-British composer, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, found himself drawn to the music and culture of Black America,…
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August 4, 2022 0

Lakes Area Music Festival Cabaret Back By Popular Demand

The Lakes Area Music Festival’s all-star cast of opera singers will serenade audiences with some of their musical theater favorites at this year’s Cabaret event, August 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Grandview Lodge’s Norway Center. This popular ticketed event will sweep audiences off their feet as soloists from the Metropolitan Opera, Los Angeles Opera and…
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August 3, 2022 0

Lakes Area Music Festival to highlight French work with August 3rd concert

Release from Lakes Area Music Festival: The Lakes Area Music Festival presents “Three Statues,” on Wednesday August 3, at 7:30 p.m. in downtown Brainerd’s Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts. The chamber music concert features lush textures and soaring melodies for winds, strings, and piano. French works by Maurice Ravel and Francis Poulenc sit alongside a…
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July 28, 2022 0

Lakes Area Music Festival’s 14th Annual Season Kicks Off July 30-31

The Lakes Area Music Festival opens its 14th annual season on July 30 and 31 with “Tribute to the Earth.” Saturday’s concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday’s event is at 2 p.m. – both in the new Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts, located in Brainerd. This orchestral concert, led by music director, Christian Reif, includes…
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July 21, 2022 0

Lakes Area Music Festival announces annual fundraisers

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/6/21) (Brainerd, MN) — The Lakes Area Music Festival will be making its debut in the Gichi-Ziibi Center for the Performing Arts in Brainerd at the end of July for their Seasons Recomposed gathering and in early August with the Cabernet + Cabaret events. Seasons Recomposed will be July 20th at…
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July 6, 2021 0

Lakes Area Music Festival introduces LAMFcast

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/28/21) (Brainerd, MN) — The Lakes Area Music Festival is beginning their series of online lectures and discussions, LAMFcast, to further explore everything from the inner workings of specific pieces to the broad historical context of music culture. Starting June 30th and running through July 21st, 2021, LAMFcast will be led…
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June 28, 2021 0

‘Seasons of Change’; final LAMF Winter Series concert this weekend

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/1/21) (Brainerd, MN) — This Saturday, the Lakes Music Festival will present their final concert of their digital Winter Series with the performance: Seasons of Change. Guest curator Garrett McQueen’s program will feature “seasonal” compositions written by men of the past and women of today, this chamber music recital will premiere…
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April 1, 2021 0