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Project Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Saint Cloud Symphony Orchestra
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
October 2013
End Date
October 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Benton
Sherburne
Stearns
Wright
Benton
Sherburne
Stearns
Wright
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

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$10,000
Direct expenses
$16,000
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Measurable Outcomes Include: 1. The orchestra performed a concert with Soprano Karin Wolverton and the Great River Chorale. 2. Clinton Smith, Artistic Director and Principal Conductor, conducted his first concert of the 2013-2014 Concert Season. 3. Smith presented a preconcert discussion explaining the concert program to 125 audience members. 4. Seventy musicians performed music many had not performed before this concert. 5. Over 650 audience members heard a live orchestra/chorus performance in Central Minnesota.Evaluation Plan includes both quantitative and qualitative analysis. The quantitative analysis includes: A. The number of musicians that are involved in this project. B. The number of audience members attending this event. C. The number of chorus members participating in this concert. D. The number of audience members who attend the preconcert discussion. The qualitative analysis includes: A. Verbal feedback from musicians, audience members and chorus members. B. Post-event discussion with staff including the artistic director, personnel manager, librarian and stage manager. C. Feedback via our website, Facebook and audience survey from our program book.

Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Project Overview
Project Grant
Project Details
The overarching theme of the 2013-2014 Saint Cloud Symphony Orchestra Concert Season is The Human Spirit. Love and Loss is the first concert in this series to be held on October 26, 2013 at 7:30 pm in Ritsche Auditorium at Saint Cloud State University.
Project Manager
First Name
Sandy
Last Name
Nadeau
Organization Name
Saint Cloud Symphony Orchestra
Street Address
14 N 7th Ave Ste 111 PO Box 234
City
St Cloud
State
MN
Zip Code
56302
Phone
(320) 252-7276
Email
snadeau@stcloudsymphony.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Janice Courtney: Arts Advisor/Assistant Director of Saint Cloud State University Program Board; Chris Rasmussen: retired Foley Senior High Art Teacher, Board Member for Minnesota Citizens for the Arts, College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Fine Arts Programming Advisory Council Member; John Stander: Former Executive director of Elk River Arts Alliance, career school administrator; Leslie Hanlon: Director of Fundraising and Marketing for College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Fine Arts Series; Mike Carlson: Foley High School Art Teacher, potter; P.J. Fanberg: Executive Director of Land Of Lakes Choirboys of Minnesota, Fundraising, Human Resources, Mission-guided Organizational Planning; Charlene Sul: Art Director û Hands Across the World, facilitator, Art Lecturer.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Janice Courtney: Arts Advisor/Assistant Director of Saint Cloud State University Program Board; Chris Rasmussen: retired Foley Senior High Art Teacher, Board Member for Minnesota Citizens for the Arts, College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Fine Arts Programming Advisory Council Member; John Stander: Former Executive director of Elk River Arts Alliance, career school administrator; Leslie Hanlon: Director of Fundraising and Marketing for College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Fine Arts Series; Mike Carlson: Foley High School Art Teacher, potter; P.J. Fanberg: Executive Director of Land Of Lakes Choirboys of Minnesota, Fundraising, Human Resources, Mission-guided Organizational Planning; Charlene Sul: Art Director û Hands Across the World, facilitator, Art Lecturer.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No