Art Project Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,586
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
North Shore Music Association
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
June 2018
End Date
September 2018
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Cook
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2017 Regular Session, chapter 91, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education ACHF Cultural Heritage

2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,586
Other Funds Leveraged
$3,764
Direct expenses
$7,350
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Our short-range goal for this project is to thrill our audience by presenting them beloved alt-country music icon Jimmie Dale Gilmore and his son Colin, performing an evening of great music. Our long-range measurable outcome is the advancement of our mission and reputation as one of the premier presenters of world-class music in our region. Feedback from audience surveys will be analyzed, and reviews in the local press, verbal, and written feedback will be assessed. Additionally, we will evaluate the success of this project through an analysis of financial data, based on number of tickets sold.

Source of Additional Funds

Other,local or private

Project Overview

Art Project Grant

Project Details

Jimmie Dale Gilmore in Concert, with Colin Gilmore - Co-founder of the legendary band The Flatlanders, three-year Rolling Stone Magazine "Country Artist of the Year," and forefather of the Alt-Country movement, performs in concert with his son.

Project Manager
First Name
Kate
Last Name
Fitzgerald
Organization Name
North Shore Music Association
Street Address
PO Box 1376
City
Grand Marais
State
MN
Zip Code
55604-1376
Phone
(218) 387-1272
Email
music@boreal.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker; Tara Makinen: Executive Director of Itasca Orchestra and Strings, musician; Moira Villiard: visual artist, Cultural Programming Coordinator at American Indian Community Housing Organization; Jeanne Doty: Retired Associate Professor UMD Music, pianist; Amber Burns: choreographer, dancer, actor, middle school art teacher; Margaret Holmes: visual artist, poet, and former Children's Theatre employee; Tammy Mattonen: visual artists, co-founder of Crescendo Youth Orchestra; Kayla Schubert: Native American craft artist, writer, employee at MacRostie Art Center; Ariana Daniel: mixed media artist, arts instructor; Emily Fasbender: student liaison, visual artist

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker; Tara Makinen: Executive Director of Itasca Orchestra and Strings, musician; Jeanne Doty: Retired Associate Professor UMD Music, pianist; Amber Burns: choreographer, dancer, actor, middle school art teacher; Margaret Holmes: visual artist, poet, and former Children's Theatre employee; Kayla Schubert: Native American craft artist, writer, employee at MacRostie Art Center; Ariana Daniel: mixed media artist, arts instructor

Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No