The MacPhail Duet Award is the highest honor offered by MacPhail.

The award began in 2008 and is offered annually to honor an individual and an organization that have advanced the mission of MacPhail “to transform lives and communities through exceptional music learning” by their volunteerism, financial support or advocacy of MacPhail and music learning.

2008 DUET AWARD
Kathryn and Charles Cunningham
Claire Givens Violins, Inc.
2009 DUET AWARD
Stuart L. MacPhail
Best Buy
2010 DUET AWARD
Ann Buran
CIGNA
2011 DUET AWARD
Thomas (Tim) Brown
J. Hazen Graves
Thrivent Financial for  Lutherans
2012 DUET AWARD
Ellen Breyer
US Bank
2013 DUET AWARD
Dorwatha Woods
General Mills
2014 DUET AWARD
Sonja and Lowell Noteboom
Metropolitan Library Service Agency
2015 DUET AWARD
Teresa Bonner
The McKnight Foundation
2016 DUET AWARD
Peter Spokes
Lifetouch Photography

Any MacPhail volunteer, employee, donor or student/student family member may nominate an eligable candidate for the award.
To complete the nomination form click here.

Questions? Read our Duet Award FAQs.

For more information about the Duet Award

Contact Max Erickson at 612-767-5348 or via Email