Mines News

Release Date Friday, April 21, 2017

SD Mines Hosts Spring Concerts Featuring Mozart to Modern Day

RAPID CITY, S.D. (April 21, 2017) – The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will host three spring concerts at 7:30 p.m. on April 21, 23 and 28, in the Music Center on campus. All concerts are free and open to the public.

The orchestra and brass choir will play at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 21. Their repertoire includes favorites from Wagner to Mozart, with a bass solo featuring Mines student Christopher Orma.

The jazz band and symphonic band will play a concert of jazz and classics featuring swing, Latin, and modern music at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 23.

The university choir, concert choir and master chorale will perform their concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 28, with a mix of modern and jazz surprises.

The concerts will also be live steamed here.

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Founded in 1885, the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is a science and engineering research university located in Rapid City, S.D., offering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The university enrolls 2,859 students with a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1. The SD School of Mines placement rate is 98 percent, with an average starting salary of $63,500. Find us online at www.sdsmt.edu and on Facebook and Twitter.