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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
Dec 29, 2023 Classical Music and Nature Sounds: Where Music and Mother Earth Meet
Dec 27, 2023 Five Pieces of Musical Advice from the Great Pianists
Dec 24, 2023 75 Quotes About Classical Music
Dec 24, 2023 Seven of the Most Famous Classical Music Concerts of All Time
Dec 23, 2023 Five of the Greatest Ukrainian Women Composers
Dec 22, 2023 30 Pieces of Classical Music about Winter
Dec 20, 2023 Five Most Popular Leonard Bernstein Performances
Dec 18, 2023 Classical Music for Christmas
25 Holiday-Inspired Pieces to Celebrate the Season
Dec 9, 2023 15 Pieces of Classical Music About Snow
Dec 6, 2023 15 Pieces of Classical Music About War and Peace