A video interview with Artist Mentor Bruce Balgaard
Julie Guy – Director of Sojourner Truth Academy, and Erik Lundgren – Art Teacher, talk about the importance of the arts and a partnership with Inverted Arts. STA Staff Interviews from Inverted Arts on Vimeo.
Dan Olson – Director of Development and Operations at Hope Academy – talks about the importance of the arts and Hope’s partnership with Inverted Arts. Hope Interview with Dan from Inverted Arts on Vimeo.
“We have been thrilled by our experience with Inverted Arts. They came alongside our mission to educate inner city youth and asked us what they could do to help–the first result was ourÂ “Sounds of Hope” music CD, full of … Continued
We’reÂ excited about our newest partnership with Sojourner Truth Academy in North Minneapolis. You can read more about the school and the great work they are doing HERE. Our first project together is a student Christmas Card competition and the … Continued
Hope Academy’s “Sounds of Hope” sampler CD is now available. The CD features 11 songs: 2 by the Hope Choir, 3 from the Strings of Hope, 2 original songs by Hope Choir Director Ebony Ramquist all recorded by Bruce Balgaard … Continued
The “Sounds of Hope” CD Sampler is being duplicated and almost ready forÂ Hope Academy’s “Evening of Hope” annual fundraiser event on November 11. Check out clips of some of the tracks for a sneak preview: You Say – Ebony … Continued
On Saturday we recorded the Strings of Hope down at Hope Academy. Teacher and founder of the group, Jonathan Reaoch has done a super job with the kids and they respond really well to his instruction and guidance. Bruce Balgaard … Continued
Today was our first on-site recording session with the Hope Academy choir and the students sang two songs that will be part of the “Sounds of Hope” sampler CD. It was the first recording experience for most of them and … Continued
I recently read an article by John Maxwell in Success magazine’s Oct 2010 edition where he talked about the difference between success and significance. Maxwell writes “Success asks, ‘how can I add value to myself?’ Significance asks, ‘how can add … Continued