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Lakes Area Music Festival
November 2, 2017
Music Festival to kick off winter series with serious and silly
NISSWA—The Lakes Area Music Festival will kick off it's 2017-18 Winter Series with a concert titled "Serious and Silly Songs" at 2 p.m....
November 2, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 18, 2017
Searching for new stories to tell
I didn't know what was going to happen when I moved to Brainerd from International Falls almost two and a half years ago. In the same way, I'm...
October 18, 2017 - 11:00am
September 4, 2017
Progress: Making downtown a destination
Perception can be like the Indian parable of six blind men and the elephant. In the parable, six blind men go to see an elephant. Each describes...
September 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 26, 2017
School board: Big changes for BHS and Harrison, Board talks options for district facilities
Major changes could be coming to Brainerd High School and Harrison Elementary School. The Brainerd School Board recently, in a seven-hour meeting,...
August 26, 2017 - 6:00am
August 25, 2017
Reader Opinion: Adieu to LAMF
They all flew away. The instruments safely packed in cases which will stand air flight. The musicians with the notes ringing in their heads. All gone back to New York, Miami, Edinburgh, California and far distances from Brainerd. The volunteers who cooked late into the night to bring...
August 25, 2017 - 9:30am
August 19, 2017
Our opinion: Don't miss this opportunity
This summer provided another exceptional opportunity to experience something most would consider unavailable to the lakes area without a long drive or prohibitive cost. But since its inception nine years ago, the Lakes Area Music Festival has sought to be inclusive and to reach people...
August 19, 2017 - 9:30am
August 17, 2017
Final concerts of the season to feature 2 renowned concertos
An achingly romantic cello concerto and a rousing concerto for orchestra will provide the grand finale of this year's Lakes Area Music Festival....
August 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
Live Music - Aug. 17
For week of Aug. 17-23; bands perform 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BAXTER Jack Pine Brewery 15593 Edgewood Drive The Brothers Burn Mountain, 7-10 p.m. Friday BRAINERD Eagles Club 124 Front St. No band Friday Last Turn Saloon 214 S. Eighth St. Open mic, first...
August 17, 2017 - 12:30pm
August 15, 2017
Brainerd: City presents award to BHS grad
The city of Brainerd recently honored a Brainerd native for his efforts in bringing free, accessible classical music to the Brainerd lakes area....
August 15, 2017 - 10:00am
August 14, 2017
KLICK!: Lakes Area Music Festival's opera Carmen
The opera "Carmen" by Georges Bizet is performed Saturday at Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd as part of the Lakes Area Music Festival. Free...
August 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
Reader Opinion: Inspiring others
This week on consecutive nights, I was fortunate enough to witness the dreams of two local men come to fruition. On Wednesday, Scott Lykins' vision of what might be possible in the Brainerd lakes area for classical music and ballet lovers was realized with an incredible performance...
August 14, 2017 - 8:30am
August 11, 2017
Ruud receives arts award
Sen. Carrie Ruud, R- Breezy Point, received an Arts All Star Award from Minnesota Citizens for the Arts during a performance Wednesday of "L'Exotique"...
August 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
Reader Opinion: Bravo to LAMF
An E for excellence. That however is far too simple a way to describe the Wednesday night concert presented by the Lakes Area Music Festival. The high caliber performance of all the expert musicians gathered together was enthralling. Blending all of their talents together in such...
August 11, 2017 - 6:30am
August 10, 2017
Powerful opera 'Carmen' is music festival's choice this summer
"Carmen," one of the most performed operas of all time, is coming to Brainerd thanks to the Lakes Area Music Festival. Operas through the LAMF...
August 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
KLICK!: Lakes Area Music Festival ballet
Dancers from the St. Paul Ballet perform a section of the farcical ballet Le Boeuf sur le toit Wednesday as part of Lakes Area Music Festival's...
August 10, 2017 - 11:30am