Dakota Valley Symphony and Chorus

2017 Young Artist Concerto and Aria Competition - Winners Announcement!

The Dakota Valley Symphony and Chorus is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Young Artist Concerto and Aria Competition. Emma Taggart and Noah Qiu will be joining us on Sunday, April 23rd in solo performance. Click on their names for more information on each of these exciting young musicians. We greatly look forward to sharing the stage with two performers.

Three Choirs Festival

Join us on Sunday, February 12th at 3 pm for our Three Choirs Festival! We welcome the Burnsville High School Concert Choir, Hymnus from New Prague, and our own Symphony Chorus to join forces and create a 150-voice chorus of stunning ability to perform Daniel Forests Requiem for the Living, accompanied by the Dakota Valley Symphony. Also featured, our own Elise Kartheiser will perform of the world’s most popular piano concertos, Rachmaninoffs Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor.

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.

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.
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For information regarding becoming a member of the orchestra please contact Beth Henningsen

For information regarding becoming a member of the choir please contact Colleen Nornes

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