NSU grad Darryl Tonemah is returning to his alma mater to present a free concert in honor of Native American Heritage Month and to celebrate the release of his brand new album “Red Dirt Remarks.” “The Bridges Concert,” will be an intimate acoustic performance presented in support of the Native American Student Association, Multicultural Student Affairs and The American Indian Circle Program, as a continued effort to uplift, empower and bridge cultures through his music. The Bridge Concert will take place on Nov. 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the Johnson Fine Arts Center.
Area high school students who are preparing for All-State Orchestra auditions are invited to the first-ever All-State Orchestra Workshop with the Aberdeen University-Civic Symphony. The free event will be held 7-9:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept.
Merry Tuba Christmas will be held in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Band Room from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on December 8.
North Area Honor Band will be held in the Johnson Fine Arts Center November 30 to December 1 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Instrument Day will be held in the Johnson Fine Arts Center on November 7 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
This back-to-school celebration for NSU and Presentation College students is Aug. 28 in downtown Aberdeen. The event includes a business walk from 4 to 6 p.m. Guns-N-Hoses tug-o-war will take place at 5:15 p.m., and scholarship drawings will be held at 5:30 p.m. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 48th annual South Dakota Jazz Festival Concert will be held on Thursday, Jan. 18, featuring guest performers “The Hornheads.”
“The Hornheads” of Minneapolis, Minn., will serve as guest performers at the festival, which will culminate in an evening performance at 7:30 p.m. in the NSU JFAC Harvey and Cynthia Jewett Theater.
On Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, the Northern State University Admissions Office will be hosting a Howling Trivia Night for high school juniors and seniors in the area. The event will be from 7-9 p.m. in the Student Center on the Northern campus. All high school juniors and seniors are welcome, and teams of four-five students can RSVP their team list to email@example.com up until noon on Nov. 16.
These annual camps for students in grades 7-12 will be held July 19-22 at NSU. At Voice Camp, students can take voice lessons and classes exploring many vocal styles – classical, opera, jazz and musical theater – in a fun and creative way. At Jazz Camp, students will have the opportunity to play in various jazz groups, take lessons, learn about improvisation, enjoy social and recreational activities and participate in nightly jam sessions.