Minnesota's Legacy

Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,590
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Vega Productions, Inc.
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
September 2012
End Date
April 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Olmsted
Olmsted
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
$7,590
Other Funds Leveraged
$600
Direct expenses
$8,190
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Provide students an opportunity to learn from and perform on a stage alongside one of the most talented musicians in Minnesota.After completion of the program a survey will be administered to participating students, the instructor, and school music teachers to evaluate their experience with the program.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The goals of the Vega Productions Guitar Program were to enhance students' accessibility to high quality music education, strengthen their live performance skills through audience engagement, build camaraderie among peers, encourage team work and hand dow

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Jason Fladager, Karrisa Gehring, Paul Hagen, Hank Harris, Maxwell Felsheim, Jake Manders, Christopher Pyle, Matt Ryg
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
Project Details
Vega after school guitar program.
Project Manager
First Name
Mark
Last Name
Gehring
Organization Name
Vega Productions, Inc.
Street Address
5217 Sequoia Dr
City
Minnetonka
State
MN
Zip Code
55345
Phone
(507) 304-2939
Email
markg@vegaproductions.org
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