Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,050
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
December 2013
End Date
June 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Douglas
Grant
Otter Tail
Pope
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,050
Other Funds Leveraged
$11,480
Direct expenses
$16,530
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

One of the priorities of this collaborative project is to present high quality arts, entertainment and experiences to visitors, showcasing Viking and Scandinavian cultural traditions, heritage and way of life. Another goal is to feed that lifelong learner in all of us and create curiosity for other cultures.We measure our effectiveness through ticket sales and community feedback.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Ticket sale proceeds were $4405, audience feedback was very positive and the vast majority of the survey responses were positive.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Joelle Burreson, Karen Erickson, Nancy Doebbert, Paige Gabrielson, Ruth Aaseng, Sandy Sussag, Suzanne Allen
Project Overview
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Project Details
To present excerpts from the Magic Flute, with guest artists from the Minnesota Opera and three local choirs.
Project Manager
First Name
Joelle
Last Name
Burreson
Organization Name
The Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra
Street Address
1210 Broadway Ste 240
City
Alexandria
State
MN
Zip Code
56308
Phone
(320) 760-5515
Email
burreson5@gmail.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Don Clark: Minnesota State University-Moorhead Professor, photography; Eric Abrahamson: Business owner/painter, stage manager, actor; Mark Ryan: Plains Art Museum Director of Collections and Operations; Nancy Berns: Radio voice actor, costumer, vocal director, choral singer; Carolyn Aarsvold: Retired elementary music educator, violinist; Kari Kjesbo: former gallery manager, catering business owner; Gary Henrickson: former professor of literature; Minette Stalheim-Johnson; Stan Goldade: High school math instructor, photographer, sculptor; Amy Schmidt: literary artist, visual artist, bookstore owner.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Don Clark: Minnesota State University-Moorhead Professor, photography; Mark Ryan: Plains Art Museum Director of Collections and Operations; Nancy Berns: Radio voice actor, costumer, vocal director, choral singer; Gary Henrickson: former professor of literature; Amy Ann Mursu: Attorney/Owner Lakeview Trust and Estate Law, musician, volunteer arts board member; Minette Stalheim-Johnson; Timothy Ray: actor, director, technical director, musician-performer; Kari Kjesbo: former gallery manager, catering business owner; Kari Adams; Michael Eble: professor, gallery curator at University of Minnesota-Morris; Carolyn Flieder: fiber artist, former quilt shop owner; Stan Goldade: High school math instructor, photographer, sculptor; Amy Schmidt: literary artist, visual artist, bookstore owner.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No