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ARTS SOUTH DAKOTA UPCOMING EVENTS

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WATERFRONT WEDNESDAYS

Waterfront Gallery for the Arts 207 E. Missouri, Pierre

Located on the Missouri River, Waterfront Gallery in Pierre, SD, opens to the public every Wednesday and by appointment. The gallery will also host other events, performances, classes and displays throughout the year. Please watch for upcoming events. Waterfront Gallery for the Arts is a new venue supporting the arts in all it's infinite forms. [...]

Holiday for Fiddlers

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD

The Three Fiddlers Holiday concert brings Kenny Putnam, Tom Schaefer, and Owen DeJong together with an all-star support band, some long-time performers with the Acoustic Christmas series, including Boyd Bristow, Mike Conner, Al Remund, Nick Schweback, Larry Rohrer, and special guests Kaija and Brian Bonde. What a great way for us all to kick off [...]

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Christmas with the Symphony: ‘Tis the Season!

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD

Gather family and friends for the sounds of the Christmas Season with the South Dakota Symphony & Chorus. Hear a mix of traditional and popular favorites and join in the annual holiday sing-a-long. There is something for everyone!

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Christmas with the Symphony: ‘Tis the Season!

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD

Gather family and friends for the sounds of the Christmas Season with the South Dakota Symphony & Chorus. Hear a mix of traditional and popular favorites and join in the annual holiday sing-a-long. There is something for everyone!

Recurring

WATERFRONT WEDNESDAYS

Waterfront Gallery for the Arts 207 E. Missouri, Pierre

Located on the Missouri River, Waterfront Gallery in Pierre, SD, opens to the public every Wednesday and by appointment. The gallery will also host other events, performances, classes and displays throughout the year. Please watch for upcoming events. Waterfront Gallery for the Arts is a new venue supporting the arts in all it's infinite forms. [...]

The Carols of Christmas

Yankton United Church of Christ-Congregational 5th & Walnut, Yankton, SD

Those who love hearing and singing traditional Christmas carols will enjoy "The Carols of Christmas," a concert/carol-singing opportunity being offered with the musical talents of the Adult Choir of the Yankton United Church of Christ (Congregational), area favorites A Touch of Brass quintet, vocalists Tracelyn and Thor Gesteland (Yankton UCC Choir & University of South [...]

Free
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WATERFRONT WEDNESDAYS

Waterfront Gallery for the Arts 207 E. Missouri, Pierre

Located on the Missouri River, Waterfront Gallery in Pierre, SD, opens to the public every Wednesday and by appointment. The gallery will also host other events, performances, classes and displays throughout the year. Please watch for upcoming events. Waterfront Gallery for the Arts is a new venue supporting the arts in all it's infinite forms. [...]

BH Symphony — New Year’s Eve with Joshua Zabatta

Performing Arts Center of Rapid City 601 Columbus Street, Rapid City, SD

The Black Hills Symphony rings in the new year with musical traditions from around the world. Featuring Tenor Joshua Zabatta. December 31, 2022 Performing Arts Center of Rapid City 8:00 PM

Young Artist Competition

Rapid City First United Methodist Church 0

The Black Hills Symphony Orchestra and the Black Hills Symphony League are pleased to announce the 44th Annual Young Artist Competition -- January 14, 2023 at First United Methodist Church in downtown Rapid City. The Young Artist Competition is an instrumental music "concerto competition" for serious young musicians in grades: 9 through 12 (or equivalent [...]

Free

Du and Dvorak

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD

Celebrate the year of the Rabbit with Chinese composer Chen Yi's 'Ge Xu'. Vowing to give up composing anything other than film music until Hitler was defeated, Korngold's 'Violin Concerto' was that first such piece after the end of WWII. Hear Minnesota Orchestra Assistant Concertmaster Rui Du bring it to life.

Songs of Romance

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD

Bring that special someone to the Washington Pavilion and swoon to jazz standards sung by local boy-made-good (star of LA nightclub scene and HBO's "Perry Mason") Luke Carlsen. "I Only Have Eyes for You," "Moondance" "A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square," "One for my Baby," and more.

Transit Authority

Goss Opera House 100 E Kemp Ave Suite A, Watertown, SD

The premier tribute band to the music of Chicago.

$40

Shostakovich Symphony No. 7

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD

Shostakovich wrote his massive Symphony No. 7 during the siege of Leningrad. "Neither savage raids...nor the grim atmosphere of the beleaguered city could hinder the flow. I worked with an inhuman intensity I have before reached." Dmitri Shostakovich

Young and Talented

Performing Arts Center of Rapid City 601 Columbus Street, Rapid City, SD

The 2023 Young Artist Competition Winner and our high school orchestras are guest artists for this concert celebrating young, local talent. Music by Borodin, Vaughan Williams March 4, 2023 Performing Arts Center of Rapid City | 7:30 PM

Sci-Fi Spectacular

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD

"Boldly go" with the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra on a thrilling adventure through the greatest hits of science fiction movies and television. This concert also features SDSO Concerto Competition winner, violinist Cecelia O'Malley from Hot Springs, SD.

Mozart Requiem

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD

Joined by the vocal power of the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra Chorus, Mozart's choral masterpiece is paired with the gripping thirteenth century purity of Part's Stabat Mater.

South Dakota Symphony Orchestra

Goss Opera House 100 E Kemp Ave Suite A, Watertown, SD

SD Symphony Orchestra winds & strings!

$60

Beethoven’s 9th

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD

Beethoven's glorious Symphony No. 9 and the famous "Ode to Joy" is a call for the triumph of universal brotherhood over desperation. Delta David Gier pairs this message with Reena Esmail's "My Sister's Voice" and a world premiere by Niloufar Iravani.

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