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The Thread Live: Spring 2016

The Thread Live: Spring 2016

The Thread's 2016 season of author interviews has been announced: Four writers will bring discussions of science, faith and family to the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, beginning in February.

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Conversations on the Creative Economy: MayKao Hang

February 17, 7:30am | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

The Thread Live with Eula Biss Hosted by Kerri Miller

February 24, 7:00pm | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

The Thread Live with Krista Tippett Hosted by Kerri Miller

April 5, 7:00pm | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

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Clinton, Sanders to appear at same MN event, separately

The two remaining candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination inspire the same disagreements in Minnesota that they do elsewhere.


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Music News: Bon Iver is ‘no longer winding down,’ says Justin Vernon

Bon Iver is “no longer winding down” as a project, said Justin Vernon as the lineup for this year’s Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival was announced — featuring, as it did last year, Bon Iver. “You know, we’re not just gonna play the same set we did last year,” Vernon told Billboard. Don’t camp out at…


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Spotlight on MMEA All-State Ensembles

This week, Classical MPR is broadcasting and streaming highlights from the 2015-2016 Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-State ensembles. Today's spotlight is on the Symphonic Band, under the direction of Peter Haberman of Concordia College.