CITY, S.D. (Nov. 1, 2013) – The
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Orchestra and Brass Choir will
kick off of the holiday celebrations with a Saint Cecilia’s Day concert on
Friday, Nov. 22, in the Music Center on the SDSM&T campus. The feast day of
Saint Cecilia, patron saint of musicians, has traditionally been an occasion
for musical concerts and festivals. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m.
University Choir, Concert Choir, and Master Chorale will join forces for their
annual holiday concerts at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help on
Saturday, Dec. 7, and Sunday, Dec. 8. Both performances will begin at 7:30 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 9, the symphonic and jazz bands will hold their holiday concert in
the SDSM&T Music Center at 7:30 p.m.
events are free and open to the public.
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 2,640
students from 45 states and 37 countries, with a student-to-faculty ratio of
14:1. The average starting salary for graduates is $62,400 with a 98 percent
placement rate. Find us online at www.sdsmt.edu, on Facebook at
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