Discover your talents, share your passion and realize your dream.
We provide students with the knowledge and skills to become professional musicians – performers, educators, scholars and lifelong learners. Our students are supported by more than $240,000 in scholarships each year. We offer students opportunities for musical development, leadership growth and personal enrichment through mentored performances, classroom study, individual instruction and guided research.
Dana Carlson, a 2017 University of South Dakota master’s graduate in vocal performance, will continue her opera career this summer at the Fresco Opera Theatre in Madison Wisconsin, and as a studio artist at the Red River Lyric Opera in Wichita Falls, Texas.
An intensive program designed to expose music teachers to the best in current and standard literature in addition to teaching methods and materials.
The three-day institute will include large ensemble reading sessions, master classes and clinic sessions that focus on a wide variety of teaching subjects for choral educators.