ABERDEEN, S.D. – Two Northern State University students won this year’s Concerto-Aria Competition.
Held on Nov. 17, the competition is a project of the Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony in which vocal competitors must perform arias from operas. Instrumental competitors perform classical, romantic, impressionist and modern compositions, including works for soloist and orchestra.
An outside panel of three judges had to decide among 24 talented participants, but concluded on their two winners: