Arts Project Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,600
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Itasca Choral Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
January 2013
End Date
April 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Itasca
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education ACHF Cultural Heritage

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,600
Other Funds Leveraged
$4,860
Direct expenses
$9,460
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Teach relaxed singing, forward tone and brighter Broadway style and appeal to singers who prefer lighter music than classic choral repertoire.Solicit critical commentary from expert musicians and assess increased energy and participation via choral survey.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Project met the goals for collaboration, quality choral music and excellent local entertainment.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Charlie Talley, Lisa Staber, Deb Moebakken, Jason Panasuk, Sandy Crowe, Sam Evans, Carolyn Talley, Karen Panasuk, Maria Annoni, Carol Morrill, Vicki Maurer
Project Overview
Arts Project Grant
Project Details
Itasca Community Chorus will collaborate with the Reif Dancers in staging 100 years of Broadway and Beyond.
Project Manager
First Name
Cheri
Last Name
Troumbly
Organization Name
Itasca Choral Society
Street Address
2901 S US Hwy 169
City
Grand Rapids
State
MN
Zip Code
55744
Phone
(218) 766-8370
Email
cheritroumbly@gmail.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Josh Aerie: cellist, orchestra conductor, college music instructor; Nancy Daley: hand made paper maker, instructor at North House Folk School; Ken Bloom: Director of the Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota-Duluth; Erling Ellison: jewelry designer and creator, speech coach and judge, director of Garrison Art Fair; Jeff Adams: published playwright, Founder and Director of Ice Box Radio Theater; Marcie McIntire: traditional beadwork Ojibwe artist, gallery owner and educator; Peter Pestalozzi: furniture maker, instructor North House Folk School; Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian and information media specialist; Catherine Meier: website designer, printmaker, drawer, animator; David Beard: Assistant Professor University of Minnesota-Duluth writing studies; Mark King: actor, theater reviewer, musician; Victoria Olson: stage and radio theater actor, instrumentalist, accompanist, speech judge; Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director North Shore Music Association, writer; Whitley Mike: Communications and Media Arts Major, College of Saint Scholastica; Ashley Kolka: Project Coordinator, MacRostie Art Center, visual artist, writer; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Josh Aerie: cellist, orchestra conductor, college music instructor; Nancy Daley: hand made paper maker, instructor at North House Folk School; Ken Bloom: Director of the Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota-Duluth; Erling Ellison: jewelry designer and creator, speech coach and judge, director of Garrison Art Fair; Jeff Adams: published playwright, Founder and Director of Ice Box Radio Theater; Marcie McIntire: traditional beadwork Ojibwe artist, gallery owner and educator; Peter Pestalozzi: furniture maker, instructor at North House Folk School; Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian and information media specialist; Catherine Meier: website designer, printmaker, drawer, animator; David Beard: Assistant Professor University of Minnesota-Duluth writing studies; Mark King: actor, theater reviewer, musician; Victoria Olson: stage and radio theater actor, instrumentalist, accompanist, speech judge; Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director for North Shore Music Association, writer; Whitley Mike: Communications and Media Arts Major, College of Saint Scholastica; Ashley Kolka: Project Coordinator for MacRostie Art Center, visual artist, writer; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No