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  • Host: Michael Donahue
    Engineer: Amy Browne

    Program Topic: Acadia Choral Society

    Key Discussion Points: History of Society, Past and current presentations, the relationship of choral singing to other art forms, personal growth of members as a result of performance experience

    Guests:
    George Emlen, Composer
    Jamie Hagedorn, Music Director
    Ellen Gilmore, Member
    Jay Emlen, Member

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  • Host: Michael Donahue
    Engineer: Amy Browne

    Issue: The Arts In Maine

    Program Topic: Snow Pond Arts Academy

    Key Discussion Points:
    a) Snow Pond Arts Academy
    b) Charter Schools
    c) Traditional Education vs. Innovative Classrooms

    Guests:
    David Holinger, Director of Admissions, Snow Pond Academy
    Kirsten Mcquillan, Mother of student
    Meghan Mcquillan, student

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  • Host: Michael Donahue
    Engineer: Joel Mann

    Issue: The Arts In Maine

    Program Topic: Self Publishing

    Key Discussion Points:
    a) How to self publish
    b) What services are available to aspiring authors
    c) Doing the work

    Guests:
    Janet Karker, President, Maine Authors Publishing
    David Estey, Writer
    Phyllis Chinlund

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  • Host: Michael Donahue
    Engineer: Amy Browne

    Program Topic: Promoting Maine Arts & Artists

    Key Discussion Points: Statewide Arts Education Census, Commission Updates, Artists in Schools

    Guests:
    Julie A. Richard, Executive Director, Maine Arts Commission
    Argy Nestor, Director of Arts Education, Maine Arts Commission
    Catherine Ring, Executive Director, New England Institute for Teacher Education

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  • Host: Michael Donahue
    Engineer: John Greenman

    Program Topic: The Pricing Dilemma – How Much Is Your Work Worth

    Key Discussion Points:
    Value as defined by cost of materials, or time, or both.
    How to judge your market.
    The artist as business person
    Pricing for individual sale, shows, and galleries

    Participants:
    Dr. James McConnon – Professor of Economics, University of Maine
    Jerry Cumbo – artist
    Julie Morringello — artist

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  • Host: Michael Donahue
    Engineer: Amy Browne

    Program Topic: Promoting Maine Arts & Artists

    Participants:
    Brook Minner, Executive Director, North East Historic Film, Bucksport, Maine
    Judith Felch, Treasurer, Deer Isle Artists Association, Deer Isle, Maine

    Key Discussion Points: Historic Film, Alamo Theatre, Bucksport in Transition, Artists Associations

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  • Host: Michael Donahue
    Engineer: Amy Browne

    Program Topic: Penobscot Theatre Company

    Key Discussion Points: History, current programs, objectives, future

    Participants:
    Bari Newman, Producing Artistic Director
    Ben Layman, Actor

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  • Host: Michael Donahue
    Engineer: Amy Browne

    Program Topic: Maine Media Workshops & College

    Key Discussion Points: History, current programs, objectives, future

    Participants: Meg Weston, President Elizabeth Greenberg, VP for Academic Affairs Tawny Bradley, Film Making Program Director

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