Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,430
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Rochester Music Guild
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
March 2012
End Date
April 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Goodhue
Olmsted
Winona
Goodhue
Olmsted
Winona
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
Project Details
Scholarship competition and winners' recital.
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Andrea Costopoulos: board president Rochester Art Council; Daved Driscoll: artistic director Northland Words/Words Players Theatre; Drue Fergison: musicologist with dance and literary expertise; Ryan Heinritz: executive director Paradise Center for the Arts; Teresa Kauffmann: photographer and public information officer City of Albert Lea; Paula Michel: secretary Harmony Arts Board; Connie Nelson: retired choral music educator; Scott Roberts: business director Owatonna Arts Center; Judy Saye-Willis: former director Faribault Art Center; Deb Wasmund: coordinator Red Wing Fall Festival of the Arts.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Andrea Costopoulos: board president Rochester Art Council; Daved Driscoll: artistic director Northland Words/Words Players Theatre; Drue Fergison: musicologist with dance and literary expertise; Ryan Heinritz: executive director Paradise Center for the Arts; Teresa Kauffmann: photographer and public information officer City of Albert Lea; Paula Michel: secretary Harmony Arts Board; Connie Nelson: retired choral music educator; Scott Roberts: business director Owatonna Arts Center; Judy Saye-Willis: former director Faribault Art Center; Deb Wasmund: coordinator Red Wing Fall Festival of the Arts.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Education

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,430
Other Funds Leveraged
$6,800
Direct expenses
$12,230
Administration costs
$2,200
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Written and oral feedback for each scholarship applicant is provided by adjudicators who are highly respected educators. Winners Recitals are free and open to the general public.Participants, adjudicators and area music teachers are asked to complete an evaluation of the scholarship process and their experience.

Measurable Outcome(s)

One goal was to increase the number of competitors in the piano and voice sections. Last year these numbers were down from previous years; we had a workshop for piano and voice students in addition to our competition. We were successful - the number of pi

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Ginny Amundson, Naomi Atrubin, Heidi Bardsley, Barb Chase, Matt Hafar, Carla Hanson, Pamela Hasse, Wendy Johnson, Lois Johnson, Rick Kiscaden, Amy Lindstrom, Marie Maher, Sylvie Nickel, Nancy Slocumb, DeAnn Spencer, Glenn VanLaningham
Project Manager
First Name
Pamela
Last Name
Haase
Organization Name
Rochester Music Guild
Street Address
PO Box 5802
City
Rochester
State
MN
Zip Code
55903-5802
Phone
(507) 398-7310
Email
pres@rochestermusicguild.org
Administered By
Administered by
Location

Griggs Midway Building, Suite 304,
540 Fairview Avenue North,
St. Paul, MN 55104

Phone
(651) 539-2650 or toll-free (800) 866-2787
Email the Agency
Location

2778 D Commerce Drive NW
Rochester, MN 55901

Phone
507-281-4848
Email the Agency