Front Row Center http://mtpr.net en Trumpeter Chris Botti Leads Nine-Piece Ensemble in Great Falls, Friday, May 2nd, 2014 http://mtpr.net/post/trumpeter-chris-botti-leads-nine-piece-ensemble-great-falls-friday-may-2nd-2014 <p></p><p>4/20/14: This week on "Front Row Center:" John Floridis talks with Grammy award-winning trumpeter <a href="http://www.chrisbotti.com/us/home" target="_blank">Chris Botti</a>.&nbsp; The <a href="http://gfsymphony.org/events/chris-botti/" target="_blank">Great Falls Symphony Association presents Chris Botti</a>, backed by Botti's nine-piece jazz ensemble, on Friday, May 2nd, 2014, 7:30pm, at the Mansfield Theater in Great Falls.</p><p></p><p></p> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:18:48 +0000 Beth Anne Austein 17854 at http://mtpr.net Trumpeter Chris Botti Leads Nine-Piece Ensemble in Great Falls, Friday, May 2nd, 2014 UM Hosts College Dance Festival http://mtpr.net/post/um-hosts-college-dance-festival <p>3/30/14: This week on "Front Row Center:" Michael Marsolek talks with Nicole Bradley Browning, professor in the University of Montana's School of Theater and Dance, about the <a href="https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?EventID=1259425" target="_blank">2014 American College Dance Festival Association's Northwest Conference</a>, taking place Wednesday, April 02, 2014 - Saturday, April 05, 2014 at the University of Montana-Missoula.</p><p></p> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 16:54:31 +0000 Michael Marsolek 16925 at http://mtpr.net UM Hosts College Dance Festival Jazzoula 2014 http://mtpr.net/post/jazzoula-2014 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p><xmlns:texthelpns rwthpgen="1">Michael Marsolek talks with </xmlns:texthelpns><a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jazzoula/140999175971818" target="_blank">Jazzoula </a><xmlns:texthelpns rwthpgen="1">founder Bruce Micklus and musician Jeff Stickney, who will be inducted into the Jazzoula Hall of Fame during this year's festival.</xmlns:texthelpns></p> Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:25:00 +0000 Chérie Newman 16533 at http://mtpr.net Jazzoula 2014 Kinetoscope: A Screendance Film Festival http://mtpr.net/post/kinetoscope-screendance-film-festival <p>3/2/14: This week on "Front Row Center:" Michael Marsolek talks with Joy French, director of Missoula's <a href="http://barebaitdance.org/" target="_blank">Bare Bait Dance</a>, about the premier of Montana's first screendance film festival, Kinetoscope. A relatively new art form, screendance combines the aesthetic and technical elements of both dance and filmmaking.</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 15574 at http://mtpr.net Kinetoscope: A Screendance Film Festival Beethoven Week - with re-scheduled piano recital http://mtpr.net/post/beethoven-week-re-scheduled-piano-recital <p>2/23/14: This week on "Front Row Center:" Michael Marsolek talks with <a href="http://www.darkobutorac.com/" target="_blank">Darko Butorac</a>, music director and conductor of the <a href="http://www.missoulasymphony.org/" target="_blank">Missoula Symphony Orchestra</a>, about the film, recital, choral and orchestral events scheduled in "Beethoven Week," February 28th - March 9th.</p><p><em>** Update: due to weather, Lisa Smirnova's Feb. 28th recital has been rescheduled for 7:30 p.m.&nbsp;Tuesday, March 4,&nbsp;in the Music Recital Hall, University of Montana.**</em></p><p></p> Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 15311 at http://mtpr.net Beethoven Week - with re-scheduled piano recital Pianist Alon Goldstein featured with Glacier Symphony http://mtpr.net/post/pianist-alon-goldstein-featured-glacier-symphony <p>"Front Row Center," Sunday, February 16th, 2014: Michael Marsolek talks with <a href="http://www.gscmusic.org/about-us/biographies/music-director-conductor" target="_blank">John Zoltek</a>, Music Director and Conductor of the <a href="http://www.gscmusic.org/" target="_blank">Glacier Symphony and Chorale</a>, about the GSC's February concerts, featuring guest pianist, <a href="http://www.alongoldstein.com/" target="_blank">Alon Goldstein</a>.</p> Sat, 15 Feb 2014 00:54:32 +0000 mtpr.org 15027 at http://mtpr.net Pianist Alon Goldstein featured with Glacier Symphony Spencer Myer Performs Scarlatti, Schubert, Debussy, Copland... http://mtpr.net/post/spencer-myer-performs-scarlatti-schubert-debussy-copland <p></p><p><strong>Celebrate Piano Series</strong></p><p><span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva,sans-serif;"><strong>Sunday, February 9, 3:00 p.m.</strong> </span></span></p> Sat, 08 Feb 2014 01:37:55 +0000 Chérie Newman 14726 at http://mtpr.net Spencer Myer Performs Scarlatti, Schubert, Debussy, Copland... The Cascade String Quartet and The Chinook Winds Quintet, Together In Concert http://mtpr.net/post/cascade-string-quartet-and-chinook-winds-quintet-together-concert <p>Sunday, January 26th, 2014: Michael Marsolek talks with Madison Johnson, violist with the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/cascadequartet" target="_blank">Cascade Quartet</a>, and Elizabeth Crawford, bassoonist with the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/chinookwinds" target="_blank">Chinook Winds Quintet</a>, about joint concerts that feature both of the <a href="http://www.gfsymphony.org/who_we_are.htm#quartet" target="_blank">Great Falls Symphony</a>'s professional chamber groups.</p><p></p> Sat, 25 Jan 2014 00:25:31 +0000 mtpr.org 14058 at http://mtpr.net The Cascade String Quartet and The Chinook Winds Quintet, Together In Concert Montana Repertory Theatre presents William Gibson's classic play, "The Miracle Worker" http://mtpr.net/post/montana-repertory-theatre-presents-william-gibsons-classic-play-miracle-worker <p>January 19th, 2014: Michael Marsolek talks with <a href="http://www.montanarep.org/director.html" target="_blank">Greg Johnson</a>, Artistic Director of the <a href="http://www.montanarep.org/" target="_blank">Montana Repertory Theatre</a>, about the Rep's 2014 national tour of William Gibson's classic play, <em>The Miracle Worker</em>.</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 13719 at http://mtpr.net Montana Repertory Theatre presents William Gibson's classic play, "The Miracle Worker" Bare Bait Dance's Springboard 2014 http://mtpr.net/post/bare-bait-dances-springboard-2014 <p>Sunday, January 12th, 2014: Michael Marsolek talks with Joy French, founder and artistic director of <a href="http://barebaitdance.org/" target="_blank">Bare Bait Dance</a> of Missoula. Bare Bait presents new dances during <a href="http://barebaitdance.org/january-2014" target="_blank">Springboard 2014</a>, over two weekends: January 24th-25th at 7pm and January 31st-February 1st at 7pm (with a 2pm matinee on Feb.1st) at The Elks Stage 112, Elks Lodge, 112 North Pattee Street, Missoula.</p><p></p> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 01:30:03 +0000 mtpr.org 13511 at http://mtpr.net Bare Bait Dance's Springboard 2014