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April 7, 2017
2017 Lakes Area Music Festival Season announced
The Lakes Area Music Festival has announced its ninth annual season, which will run July 30 through Aug. 20 with classical music performances,...
April 7, 2017 - 4:45am
March 23, 2017
LAMF's 'Spanish Nights' to be presented in Pequot Lakes
PEQUOT LAKES—The Lakes Area Music Festival will present a concert titled "Spanish Nights" at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Pequot Lakes High School...
March 23, 2017 - 11:00am
March 10, 2017
Baxter City Council: Supports summer park music event
BAXTER—Using music to celebrate Baxter's parks was a reason behind the Baxter City Council's support for a summer event. Last year, the...
March 10, 2017 - 4:55am
December 14, 2016
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 15
Supper Club Night planned in Aitkin AITKIN—The Forty Club Banquet Center in Aitkin will host Supper Club Night, which will include a five-course...
December 14, 2016 - 8:32pm
October 19, 2016
LAMF prepares for winter series kickoff concert
After a record-breaking eighth annual season of the Lakes Area Music Festival, the organization is returning to the stage with a four-concert...
October 19, 2016 - 5:48pm
August 17, 2016
Lifesaving Symphony is festival's finale
Compose as if your life depends on it. In the case of Dmitri Shostakovich, it did. The result was his fifth symphony, which will be the last...
August 17, 2016 - 6:54pm
August 15, 2016
Reader Opinion: Don't miss LAMF
If you haven't attended one of the performances, or a rehearsal, of the Lakes Area Music Festival this month, you've missed great things. Classical music isn't just for snobs—the festival often chooses pieces you will recognize from cartoons, computer games, or commercials....
August 15, 2016 - 10:05pm
Community yoga, classical music combine
Namaste. When a yoga event was planned as a way to promote outreach for the Lakes Area Music Festival, organizers had hopes of attracting at...
August 15, 2016 - 2:52pm
August 4, 2016
Midsummer night's storm delays opera rehearsals
A classical musical festival can be coordinated from a coffee shop, the Lakes Area Music Festival executive director learned Thursday morning. Without power or internet access after the early morning severe storm, Scott Lykins spent his morning trying to get rehearsals back on schedule...
August 4, 2016 - 8:00pm
July 28, 2016
8th annual festival to explore the realm of the night
Those who live in the North Country know the power of night—total blackness with maybe a flicker of moonlight on the water and the nocturnal...
July 28, 2016 - 6:19pm
July 22, 2016
Reader Opinion: Lakes Area Music Festival coming
Are you aware of how lucky you are to be spending August in Brainerd? That is the month that we become a big city with mega-talent performances in Tornstrom Auditorium. The Lakes Area Music Festival begins its 2016 season July 31 with a community concert featuring lakes area talent....
July 22, 2016 - 6:53pm
July 18, 2016
Grand opening of Baxter park to feature live music
BAXTER—The grand opening for the new Oscar Kristofferson Park pavilion in Baxter will be 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday. The park is located at 5672 Baxter Lions Road North near White Sand Lake. A free concert will take place after the ribbon cutting featuring Scott Lykins, executive...
July 18, 2016 - 8:37pm
July 7, 2016
Entertainment Briefs - July 7
Lakes Area Music Festival 2016 Prelude Series returns to Historic Aitkin Opera House AITKIN—After a record attendance performance last year, the Lakes Area Music Festival's 2016 Prelude Series will once again return for its second consecutive year at 7 p.m. July 16 to the historic...
July 7, 2016 - 9:32am
June 22, 2016
Baxter City Council: Food, music planned to celebrate OK park renovation
BAXTER—Hot dogs and classical music may be combining for a Baxter celebration of completed construction at Oscar Kristofferson Park in...
June 22, 2016 - 9:40am
June 9, 2016
Entertainment Briefs - June 9
Daybreak to perform in bandstand Daybreak, a versatile group in central Minnesota, will perform at 7 p.m. today, June 9, in the bandstand at...
June 9, 2016 - 2:35pm