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THE DAKOTA VALLEY SYMPHONY & CHORUS IS BACK!
Our 2021 - 2022 Season Begins!
Welcome to the return of the Dakota Valley Symphony and Chorus. After the long break we are returning to the beautiful Ames Center with the goal of bringing the joy of music to all. We're kicking things off October 3rd perfoming "A Celtic Carnival with Lehto and Wright".
As with many groups our situation is constantly evolving and many dates and plans are tentative but we hope you'll stay tuned and join us when able. Please visit our Concerts page for more information and the latest scheduled performances
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT - CONCERT CANCELLATION
Sunday, February 13, 3:00 PM
Due to the rapid COVID-19 spread in the area and concerns expressed by both members and patrons we have decided to cancel our upcoming concert, Unmuted Voices, originally scheduled for February 13th. This is a painful decision but safety is our first priority. Ticketholders should contact the Ames Center box office for refunds or exchanges.
Our March and April concerts are currently expected to proceed as planned, but please check our website regularly for scheduling updates.
2022 Young Artists Concerto and Aria Competition Audition
Wednesday, February 23, 4 PM to 6 PM
Schmitt Music Center Recital Hall
2400 Freeway Blvd
Brooklyn Center, MN 55431
We are once again holding auditions for our next Young Artists concert. Auditions are open to Orchestral Instrumentalists and Vocalists currently in grades 7 to 12. Please download the application packet here to get started.
Who we are
Our Mission: To Create and Share a Beautiful Musical Experience.
The DVS is a non-profit volunteer arts organization that has served orchestral
and choral performances to Minnesota's Dakota county since 1986.
Ames Center Box Office
Wednesday 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 10AM - 2PM
90 Minutes Prior to all Events
Senior (60+): $20
Child/Student (w/ID): $20
Processing fees will apply.
The Dakota Valley Symphony and Chorus is primarily funded by grants, business sponsorships, fundraisers, and ticket sales, but additional support is always welcome. Click HERE for more ways to support your symphony.
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
All other inquiries please contact our Operations Team
To contact the DVSC by mail please use the following address:
P.O. Box 1241
Burnsville, MN 55337