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Restoring music, one song at a time

Restoring music, one song at a time

This article was written about the Vintage Band Festival that took place July 28-31, 2016 in Northfield, Minnesota and surrounding communities. Read about the 1st Brigade Band who will perform in Cannon Falls and the Kentucky Baroque Trumpets who will perform in Red Wing. A full schedule of events can be found at vintagebandfestival.org. Read the article here.   Photo: Kentucky Baroque Trumpets … Read entire article »

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Destination Article on Bloomington, MN

Destination Article on Bloomington, MN

Written by Amy Acheson, this article profiles Bloomington, Minnesota as a destination for meetings and events. Read the article via Minnesota Meetings & Events magazine.     … Read entire article »

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Thinking Beyond the Boundaries – Creating Heritage Networks

Thinking Beyond the Boundaries – Creating Heritage Networks

Thinking Beyond the Boundaries – Creating Heritage Networks The Minnesota Preservationist Issue 3, 2011 … Read entire article »

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From the outside, in – feature article on artist, Fred Somers

From the outside, in – feature article on artist, Fred Somers

From the outside, in – Feature article on artist, Frederick Somers Southern Minnesota Magazine, Winter 2010 … Read entire article »

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Bridge Chamber Music Festival

Bridge Chamber Music Festival

I had the opportunity to write some previews on upcoming concerts for the Bridge Chamber Music Festival. It’s fascinating to hear directly from the artists about the music being performed and the history behind the composer’s inspiration for each piece and what was going on in that time period in another part of the world. View the write up here: http://bridgechamberfestival.org/preview/.   … Read entire article »

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Explore Minnesota – MN Group Travel Planner

Explore Minnesota – MN Group Travel Planner

A Scenic Byway section was written by Acheson Creative for the Minnesota 2014 Group & Packaged Travel Planner. It covered 21 designated routes throughout the state. The focus was on dining destinations to enjoy along the way. See Explore Minnesota here for current information on the routes.   … Read entire article »

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Jazz session in Northfield

Jazz session in Northfield

[This article ran in the Star Tribune south metro edition. Read the full article here.]   Jazz guitarist Samuel Miltich said he has always loved acoustic string music. “As a young person, Duke Ellington and George Gershwin were two of my favorite musicians, but the music I was surrounded by tended more toward bluegrass and acoustic folk music,” he said. When he heard Django Reinhardt, the legendary jazz guitarist from Europe credited for originating Gypsy jazz, for the first … Read entire article »

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