Minnesota Beatle Project, Vol. I
- Artist: Various Artists
- Format: CD
- Release Date:12/8/2009
Vega Productions and 89.3 The Current present Minnesota Beatle Project Volume I. The album project features esteemed Minnesota-born-or-based musicians performing original compositions of their favorite Beatle tracks. The album also features the 80-piece Anthony Middle School Concert Band (a 2009 Vega recipient of 30 music instruments) as well as album artwork created by students in the Minneapolis and St. Paul public schools. 100% of net proceeds from The Minnesota Beatle Project Volume I will be used to rebuild and enhance music and art education for children in Minnesota public schools. Vega Productions has partnered with the MMEA (Minnesota Music Educators Association) and the AEM (Art Educators of Minnesota) to help distribute Minnesota Beatle Project funds equitably across the entire state of MN through a grant program. About Vega Productions: Vega Productions, Inc., was founded in March of 2005 and is a registered 501c(3) non-profit organization. Vega produces concerts, music festivals, art events and CDs with proceeds being used to provide the resources needed to ensure that all students are exposed to quality music and art education.