The Wild, Wild West!

Join us this Sunday, October 11th, at 2 pm for our fall Afternoon at Pops Concert, "The Wild, Wild West".

Featuring The Galactic Cowboy Orchestra and our annual Wall of Beer drawing, this is sure to be an exciting afternoon.

Calling All Young Performers!

We are now accepting applications for the 2016 Young Artists Competition.

Open to young performers in grades 7 - 12, this is a chance for the winner(s) of the competition to perform with the DVS. Auditions will be held on Tuesday, January 5th, 2016, from 4 to 8 pm at Schmitt Music Center in Edina. All interested in participating should download and submit an application no later than Friday, December 18th.

2015 - 2016 Concert Series

Rehearsals for our 2015 - 2016 Concert Season have begun!

For more information on programs and dates, please visit our Concerts page or download our Season Brochure.

Who we are

The DVS is a non-profit volunteer arts organization that has served orchestral and choral performances to Minnesota's Dakota county since 1986.
Learn more.

Get Tickets

Ames Center Box Office
Monday-Friday 9AM - 5PM
2 Hours Prior to all Events

Buy online or call 1.800.982.2787
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Give MN


For information regarding becoming a member of the orchestra please contact Beth Henningsen (strings) or Rachel Duede (winds, brass, percussion)

For information regarding becoming a member of the choir please contact Merry Daher

All other inquiries please contact our operations manager Sarah Jacobs