Prairie Fire Lady Choir closes season at Cedar Cultural Center

By Veronica Schwenn, TC Daily Planet December 04, 2013 Originally published on Twin Cities Daily Planet It’s hard to find time to pursue your hobbies when you have a job and a family as well, but the women of the Prairie Fire Lady Choir do just that. Annette Schiebout, one of the choir’s founding members, ...

Prairie Fire Lady Choir at the Cedar

Originally published on Secrets of the City A group that refers to itself as “enthusiastic amateurs” shines its brightest tonight, with a holiday show and illustrious musical guests. Donning warm colors and warmer boots, the Prairie Fire Lady Choir takes the stage at the Cedar in all their 50-woman-strong a capella glory (because who decided ...

Give to the Max Day 2013

Give to the Max Day 2013
Give to the Max day is November 14th, 2013! Support the Prairie Fire Lady Choir The Prairie Fire Lady Choir is a Twin Cities-based singing group open to ladies of all levels of musical skill. Our mission is to create a space where ladies can come together to sing, take risks, stretch skills and share ...

Love from Twitter (for All My Little Words)

Love from Twitter (for All My Little Words)
This is so exciting: Neil Gaiman was listening to the locally produced 69 Love Songs cover CD that we participated in last year! You guys: he even said our song was “haunting” (which is HUGE). Here is the quote, straight from Twitter: Writing on the sofa while Absolutely Cuckoo: Minnesota covers the 69 Love Songs ...

Women’s Choirs Make Solos Seem Lonely

Women's Choirs Make Solos Seem Lonely
by Deborah Carver May 7, 2013 Originally published on mnartists.org Deborah Carver explores the burgeoning Twin Cities women’s choral scene — Prairie Fire Lady Choir, Twin Cities Women’s Choir and Nona Marie’s Anonymous Choir. Whether it’s Smash, American Idol, Glee, Black Swan or even Showgirls, in popular culture female artists are so often portrayed as ...

For 40 Twin Cities women, a DIY labor of musical love

For 40 Twin Cities women, a DIY labor of musical love
By Sarah Peters, Arts Orbit November 25, 2012 Originally published on Twin Cities Daily Planet It is a Monday night at the Van Cleve Park Rec Center in Minneapolis. A group of about 25 women are gathered in one of the center’s brightly lit rooms and are chatting and laughing as they move folding chairs ...