USD Music Department Presents Holiday Concert

The University of South Dakota Music Department presents its holiday concert on Sunday, Dec. 4 at 3 p.m. in Aalfs Auditorium.

The USD choral ensembles, including the Chamber Singers, Men’s and Women’s Chorus, and Concert Choir, the USD Brass Choir, Symphony Orchestra and National Association of Music Education Ringers will be performing. The Vermillion Children’s Choir will also be performing.

The ensembles will be performing holiday classics, as well as other music from composers like Bach and Gershwin. The concert is free and open to the public.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS

USD's College of Fine Arts encourages students to pursue their chosen professional field in art, music or theater through their study with nationally recognized faculty who are working professionals. Students learn and grow to be professional fine artists with great job potential anywhere in the country. The college offers opportunities for additional real-world experiences through work with guest artists, study tours abroad and opportunities at the National Music Museum and the University Art Galleries on the Vermillion campus and the Black Hills Playhouse in Custer State Park. The college brings more than 80 guests artists to campus annually to work with students.

ABOUT USD

Founded in 1862 and the first university in the Dakotas, the University of South Dakota is the only public liberal arts university in the state, with 205 undergraduate and 73 graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, School of Law, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Beacom School of Business and College of Fine Arts. With an enrollment of nearly 10,000 students and more than 400 faculty, USD has a 17:1 student/faculty ratio, and it ranks among the best in academics and affordability. USD’s 17 athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division I level.