Community Arts Access Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,400
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Long Prairie Chamber Orchestra
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
March 2015
End Date
June 2015
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Todd
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,400
Other Funds Leveraged
$1,500
Direct expenses
$5,900
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The Long Prairie Chamber Orchestra strives to attract an audience of 150. The Long Prairie Chamber Orchestra strives to maintain 25 regular musicians playing at least 3 of 4 concerts per year. Long Prairie Chamber Orchestra will use audience survey to gauge the success of engaging programming and enjoyable music. Audience count is done at every concert. Musicians will be tracked in a spreadsheet to see who is playing at each concert.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Successfully provided a quality orchestral experience for the community. Audience survey indicated a positive experience. Audience numbers were below average and expectations due to other events happening in community.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Dan Shaffer, Steven McCoy, Luan Brunkhorst, Hannah Kroll, Adam Tervola Hultberg
Project Overview
Community Arts Access Project
Project Details
Spring concert- "Featuring Our Own"
Project Manager
First Name
Daniel
Last Name
Shaffer
Organization Name
Long Prairie Chamber Orchestra
Street Address
PO Box 84
City
Long Prairie
State
MN
Zip Code
56347
Phone
(320) 333-2736
Email
todanshaffer@hotmail.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Laura Busch: community theatre activist; Sue Johnson: retired music teacher and arts activist; Peg Churchwell: graphic designer and artistic community leader; Don Hoffman: photographer, active in men's chorus and community theatre; Fred Rogers: community theatre activist; Lauren Nickisch: retired music teacher, community arts leader; Mary Kroll: Arts activist and evaluation professional; Laura Hansen: Literary artist and community arts leader; Cathy Hartle: retired community development professional and arts advocate; Kayleen Horsma: practicing visual artist and arts supporter; Michael Sander: Former professional theater critic and theater activist; Mark Turner: Five Wings Arts Council Staff with over 20 years’ experience in arts administration.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Laura Busch: community theatre activist; Sue Johnson: retired music teacher and arts activist; Peg Churchwell: graphic designer and artistic community leader; Don Hoffman: photographer, active in men's chorus and community theatre; Fred Rogers: community theatre activist; Lauren Nickisch: retired music teacher, community arts leader; Mary Kroll: Arts activist and evaluation professional; Laura Hansen: Literary artist and community arts leader; Cathy Hartle: retired community development professional and arts advocate; Kayleen Horsma: practicing visual artist and arts supporter; Michael Sander: Former professional theater critic and theater activist; Mark Turner: Five Wings Arts Council Staff with over 20 yearsÆ experience in arts administration.