Madrigal Singers

The NDSU Madrigal Singers is a highly selective ensemble that performs vocal chamber music from the Renaissance through the 21st century. In addition to concert performances throughout the year, the annual Madrigal Dinners feature fully costumed productions of Renaissance revelry. Conducted by Dr. Michael Weber, the Madrigal Singers perform for numerous NDSU celebrations, and tour each spring with the NDSU Concert Choir.

December 12, 13, 14 2024
Dinner, 6 PM - $50

NDSU Student Discounts available for Thursday, December 12.
Reineke Performing Arts Center Challey Atrium

Reservations required: Tickets available at or please call 701.231.7969 with meal choices (beef, chicken, vegetarian) to reserve your tickets.

Madrigal Dinners

The Madrigal Dinners are a complete evening of Renaissance dining and entertainment, with holiday music by the Madrigal Singers. Herald trumpets will announce the events of the evening, and dinner music will feature solos and ensembles made up of members of the Madrigal Singers.

The hearty and delicious meal is prepared by the NDSU dining services and consists of traditional holiday fare – entrée choice of beef or chicken served with potatoes, vegetables, fruit, breads and a delicious dessert. A vegetarian option is also available.

Program and Menu

Fanfare the Firste

Announcing the procession of ye Lords and Ladyes into the Great Hall
"Deck the Hall"

Fanfare the Second

Announcing the passing of the wassail bowle
"Glouchestershire Wassail"

Fanfare the Third

Announcing the serving of the soupe

Fanfare the Fourth

Announcing the homage of Ye Boar's Head
"Boar's Head Carol"

Fanfare the Fifthe

Serving the Entrée

Fanfare the Sixth

Sack Theatre

Fanfare the Seventh

Concert by the Madrigal Singers