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Emily E. Hogstad

IMG_0159 reduceEmily E. Hogstad is the author of the blog Song of the Lark. She has appeared on or in MinnPost, the St. Paul Pioneer Press, Minnesota Public Radio, National Public Radio, WQXR, Performance Today, and The New York Times to offer thoughts on topics as diverse as the Minnesota Orchestra’s historic 2015 trip to Cuba, what it means to be a music nerd, and social media activism in the orchestra world. Her great passion is researching the history of women in music, especially the great forgotten female violinists of the past. She lives in St. Paul, Minnesota, with a violin, a viola, a laptop named after Lili Boulanger, and two rescue cats, Gwendolyn and Genevieve.

Contributed Posts
May 13, 2023 5 Composers Who Died in the Holocaust Who You Need to Know
May 6, 2023 Yunchan Lim: Is He the Best Young Pianist Today?
Apr 23, 2023 These Are the Most Popular Horowitz Videos on Youtube. Should They Be?
Apr 21, 2023 Chevalier: 13 Facts About Composer Joseph Bologne That Inspired the New Movie
Apr 19, 2023 The Turbulent Life of Composer Germaine Tailleferre
Apr 16, 2023 50 Times Great Composers Insulted Other Great Composers
Apr 14, 2023 Should We Remember the Titanic’s Band as Heroes?
Apr 13, 2023 Meet Olga Rudge, the Violinist Who Helped Rediscover Vivaldi
Apr 7, 2023 Artist Suzanne Valadon, Why Was She Satie’s One True Love?
Apr 2, 2023 Robert and Clara Schumann’s Children: What Happened to Them?