Music Calendar

October 11, 2014

James Patrick Plays…

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James Patrick is a 15+ year DJ, producer, curator, and educator. He is a sound artist who thrives on bringing together the creative energy and ideas of his community. Through collaboration and experimentation,...

October 11, 2014

Patty Peterson and Friends featuring Ricky Peterson

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Dynamic Vocal Talent

Patty is a dynamic vocalist and a radio personality. She is a world class Jazz/ R&B singer, a radio jazz show host on KBEM Jazz 88 in Minneapolis, is a mainstay in the radio jingle and voice over industry....

October 10, 2014

Katia Cardenas

Katia Cardenas

Jazz and R&B Vocalist

Katia Cardenas is a professional vocalist in the Twin Cities, recognized for her radiant energy, impeccable range, and dynamic yet powerful voice. She grew up in the Pacific Northwest in a musical family,...

Pieta Brown Album Release

Pieta Brown

Redhouse Records Release

sponsored by: KFAI (2)

With special Guest Opener Chris Koza

October 9, 2014

Travis Anderson Trio

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Piano Jazz Trio

Travis Anderson (piano), Steve Pikal (bass) and Nathan Norman (drums) With energy and chops to burn, they bring fresh interpretations to standards and more- from Chopin to Mario Bros. They swing like...

Composed: Handmade Tableware Meets Fine Cuisine

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Fine Dining Meets Handmade Tableware

Acclaimed Chef Derik Moran and the Dakota will present a collaboration of fine cuisine on handmade tableware made by American maker | designers. On October 9th, twenty people will have the opportunity to experience five courses of locally sourced food served on artisan ceramic, glass and metal.

Chef Derik Moran displays his background as a visual artist in his plate designs and with art on the menu (and his tattoos). Derik grew up in a food-producing family that raised produce, made cheese, baked bread and caught and processed fish. Starting his career in the kitchen at age 11 Derik became executive chef at Tagalong Golf Club and Resort in Wisconsin at age 18 and he later worked at Relais and Chateau Property, Canoe Bay. Working locally at Porter and Frye’s and Nick and Eddie’s before the Dakota, Derik has plenty of experience. But experience alone does not account for Derik’s creativity – his inventive food and ability to be so creative within such tight parameters demonstrates that he’s not only comfortable and practiced as a chef, but that he loves and respects food.

This dinner experience will be a novel way to exemplify the discourse surrounding the sustainability of local food and craftspeople. Handmade tableware elevates the dining experience and reinforces the connection between craft and local food movements. The handmade tableware will augment the dynamic artistic destination restaurateur have created.

Menu

Passed Hors d’ oeuvres:

GRILLED PRAWN & HARISSA

DUCK HEART PASTRAMI & CHERRY

QUAIL EGG & CORN TOAST

Amuse Bouche:

PORCINI BROTH

First Course:

FOIE GRAS TORCHON | hazelnut . lingonberry . spruce

Second Course:

DIVER SCALLOP | braised lemon . frisée . chorizo . salsify . sunflower

Intermezzo:

PASSION FRUIT ICE

Third Course:

PUMPKIN CRÈME FRAICHE AND DUCK |  fig . micro salad . vegetable ash . parsley stem

Fourth Course:

VENISON LOIN | blackberry vinegar . potato pave . hen of the woods . blue cheese . sweet corn

Dessert:

CARAMELIZED RICE PUDDING | angel food cake . coconut meringue . black sesame ice cream . pomegranate pearls

 

Tickets are $85 per person and include a five-course dinner. Availability is limited to twenty guests. Guests will have the opportunity to take the experience home by purchasing the limited edition tableware.

To purchase tickets for this dining event call 612-332-5299 or visit http://www.dakotacooks.com/

October 8, 2014

Al Stewart

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British Folk Rock Pioneer

Ask Al Stewart to sum up where he is now, musically speaking, and you’re likely to wind up two steps behind where you started; this is by no means an unusual circumstance in conversation with Al, keenly...

Artist Wine Lunch With Special Guests: Al Stewart and Brian Sypher of Soter Vineyards

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The Dakota’s October Artist Wine Lunch will be hosted Wednesday the 8th, and will feature special guests, Al Stewart and Brian Sypher of Soter Vineyards. You will have the opportunity to sit down for...

Ask Al Stewart to sum up where he is now, musically speaking, and you’re likely to wind up two steps behind where you started; this is by no means an unusual circumstance in conversation with Al, keenly...

October 7, 2014

Al Stewart

Al Stewart

British Folk Rock Pioneer

Ask Al Stewart to sum up where he is now, musically speaking, and you’re likely to wind up two steps behind where you started; this is by no means an unusual circumstance in conversation with Al, keenly...

October 6, 2014

Tommy & the Liebermen

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Originals, Chestnuts and Roots

Songwriter and guitarist Tommy Lieberman was a founding member of the seminal vocal jazz trio Rio Nido, and a regular contributor to Garrison Keillor’s “A Prairie Home Companion” for 10 years. His...

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