Listen: Classical MPR records music students for "Minnesota Varsity"

  • Updated: March 15, 2012 - 10:24 AM

Here are excerpts from recordings of three participants in Minnesota Public Radio's classical music contest for teens. Harpist Heather Cornelius plays Debussy's Sacred and Profane Dances." Vocalist Ellen Christensen sings "Vanilla Ice Cream" from the musical "She Loves Me." Flutist Joshua Weinberg, one of last year's finalists, plays "Kokopelli" by modern composer Katherine Hoover.