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NDSU professor Emeritus passes away at 85

March 12, 2018

Fargo, N.D. - Robert W. Olson, Professor Emeritus of Music, died Friday, March 9th. He was 85.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 17th at 2:00 P.M. at the Unitarian Universalist Church, located at 121 9th St. S., Fargo. Arrangements are made by Washburn – McReavy Funeral Chapel in Minneapolis, MN.

NDSU Challey School of Music presents "Children of Eden" choral event

March 12, 2018

Fargo, N.D. - A choral event featuring the Madrigal Singers, University Chamber Singers, Cantemus and Statesmen together performing the music from “Children of Eden” on Friday, May 4th and Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at 7:30 P.M. Directed by Associate Director of Choral Activities, Mike Weber.

Composer Jocelyn Hagen to perform March 28 at NDSU

March 6, 2018

Fargo, N.D. - Composer Jocelyn Hagen will present a performance of her works on Wednesday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m. in NDSU’s Beckwith Recital Hall. The recital is free and open to the public. Hagen is artist-in-residence for the NDSU Challey School of Music.

NDSU Concert Choir announces 2018 Spring Tour

February 15, 2018

Fargo, N.D. - The NDSU Concert Choir and Madrigal Singers present the 2018 Spring Tour concert series in March, featuring dynamic choral works that include music by composers Kuhnau, Bach, Mendelssohn, Fissinger, Faure, Stanford, Gibbs and many more.

Theatre NDSU presents “Tartuffe” by Moliere

February 13, 2018

Fargo, N.D. - Theatre NDSU, the production company at North Dakota State University, presents “Tartuffe” on February 22nd – 24th, February 28th, and March 1st -3rd. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. in the Walsh Studio Theatre in Askanase Hall.

NDSU Opera presents Opera Wars

February 6, 2018

Fargo, N.D. - NDSU Opera presents Mozart’s musical comedy The Impresario along with Ravel’s L’Enfant et les Sortilèges on Friday, Feb. 16 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 18 at 2:00 p.m. Opera Wars will offer you a good laugh and a touching reflection on humanity.

NDSU Announces 36th Annual Jazz Festival

January 26, 2018

Fargo, N.D. - The North Dakota State University Division of Performing Arts is excited to announce the 36th Annual High School Invitational Jazz Festival, Febraury 10th, 2018 at NDSU Festival Concert Hall, featuring guest artists Greg Abate, saxophone and Charles Lazarus, trumpet.

NDSU Wind Symphony announces 2017 Fall Tour

October 12, 2017

Fargo, N.D. - The NDSU Wind Symphony, under the direction of Dr. Warren Olfert, will present its 2017 Fall Tour in October, featuring works from composers that include David Maslanka, Eric Whitacre, Jack Stamp, Vincent Persichetti and Steven Bryant. NDSU’s professor of horn, Gwendolyn Hoberg, will also perform with the ensemble..

Hurricane Relief Concert set for Sept. 17 at NDSU

September 11, 2017

Fargo, N.D. - NDSU Performing Arts and the Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra are partnering on a benefit concert for hurricane relief on Sunday, Sept. 17 at 2:00 p.m. at Festival Concert Hall, NDSU Reineke Fine Arts Center.

NDSU duo reach finals round in International Song Competition

September 8, 2017

Fargo, N.D. - Mezzo-soprano Clara Osowski (NDSU Bachelor of Music 2008) accompanied by Dr. Tyler Wottrich, assistant professor of piano, Challey School of Music, took fourth place in the 2017 Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation International Song Competition.

Theatre NDSU announces 2017-18 season

August 1, 2017

Fargo, N.D. - Theatre NDSU, the student performance company at North Dakota State University, announces the following line-up of four exciting and memorable productions for its 2017-18 season.