Dakota Valley Symphony and Chorus

2017 Young Artist Concerto and Aria Competition - DEADLINE EXTENSION

The Dakota Valley Symphony and Chorus is now accepting applications for the 2017 Young Artist Concerto and Aria Competition. This event is open to young musicians in grades 7 through 12 and the winner(s) will have the opportunity to perform their work with the DVS as part of our April 2017 concert.

Entries must now be received by Friday, December 30th, 2016 (previously Friday, December 16th), and auditions will be held on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017, at the Schmitt Music Center in Edina. Please download the 2017 Young Artist Application Form and complete and return the application. If you have any questions concerning the competition or repetoire please contact our music director Stephen Ramsey.

Announcing our new Chorus Master!

We are pleased to announce that Tucker Moore has been hired to work with our chorus for both our upcoming Christmas Celebration Concert, and our February Three Choirs Festival which features Daniel Forrest’s Requiem for the Living.

For more information on our new Chorus Master view his biography on our members page.

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

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