Archive for Mara Klein

Gustavus Musicians and Faculty Featured at MMEA Conference

Performances at the conference include the Gustavus Wind Orchestra as well as ensembles conducted by Heidi Johanna Miller and Dave Stamps. James Patrick Miller will be inducted into Phi Beta Mu, the International Bandmasters Fraternity.

Come to the Cabaret!

The Gustavus Adolphus College Theatre and Dance Department invites you to escape to Weimar Germany in the early 1930s and join in the music, decadence, and spectacle of the Cabaret! Opening February 23 and running through March 4, Cabaret features a cast of more than 30 Gustavus students along with a live pit orchestra. The […]

New Hillstrom Museum of Art Exhibits Make a Bold Statement

The Hillstrom Museum of Art at Gustavus Adolphus College is no stranger to famous artists and stunning exhibits; in fact, that is the norm. However, this one is special, and also a bit…different.

The Band Belongs to You

The Gustavus Wind Orchestra touched down back in the United States this week after 16 days abroad in Scandinavia. James Patrick Miller, the Douglas Nimmo Professor of the Gustavus Wind Orchestra, discusses the impact of the many people who made this experience so special.

The Final Performance: reflections from a senior

Senior Ryan O'Neil reflects on what it means to be a part of GWO on his final tour performance.

“Afjording” Norway

Junior Charlie Barnhouse talks about the realities of fjords and funds.

Hej! Jag heter Glenn.

Insights from Professor of Scandinavian Studies Glenn Kranking '98, who spent the month of January teaching GWO about Norway and Sweden prior to their departure, and now accompanies the group on the trip.

Back on the Road: The Alumni Perspective

Gift Planner, Jennifer Vickerman '97, talks about what it's like to be back on tour as an alumna, after spending time on the road with the Gustavus Choir as a student.

Hej kompisar! (Hello Friends!)

A re-cap of GWO's first performance in Stockholm through the eyes of first year student, Natalie Johnson.

Hello from the other side of the world!

Notes from the road written by GWO President, Emily Komperud '18.