south dakota symphony orchestra

A Holiday Spectacular – Christmas With the SD Symphony Orchestra

Check out the performances scheduled for the weekend of December 8-9

For those concerned the symphony may be too pretentious, or just ‘not for you’, there’s a good chance this weekend’s performance of “‘Tis the Season: Christmas with the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra” will change your mind. The action-packed, theatrical holiday performance in front of a stage full of incredibly talented musicians has already won over the hearts of many first-time…

South Dakota Symphony Orchestra Introduces Music to Kids at an Early Age

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Studies show that kids who are exposed to music and art can benefit mentally, emotionally, and educationally. The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra wants to help get kids interested in the arts and music by exposing them to the orchestra. The symphony’s family concert “Mozart’s Missing Memory” debuted today. In the story, Mozart loses his memory and needs…

SD Symphony Orchestra Plays Music At Sioux Falls Regional Airport

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Those traveling through the Sioux Falls regional airport are being greeted by the sounds of the season. Members of the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra played Christmas songs in the airport terminal today. Guests were encouraged to take a seat, relax and enjoy the holiday music. “You’re trying to do all these different things around the holidays. Especially…

Kids Join The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra For Special Performance

SIOUX FALLS, SD – It’s a classic combination: kids and music.  So when 1,800 elementary students in Sioux Falls were presented with a chance to play nine different pieces alongside the pros, it was music to their ears. Executive Director of the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra, Jennifer Boomgaarden, said “We’re so excited we are doing the inaugural performance of Carnegie Hall’s…

SDSO Presents “The Fellowship Of The Strings”

Among the thriving art and music scenes in Sioux Falls, South Dakota Symphony Orchestra is a gem of musical excellence. The orchestra will be showing off their pop music repertoire at their upcoming “The Fellowship of the Strings” concert this weekend. Jake Windish, a marketing assistant with SDSO, says the concert will appeal to film-lovers of all ages. He says they’ll even…

SDSO Welcomes Ben Folds To Sioux Falls

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra is excited to welcome Ben Folds to Sioux Falls for an evening of Folds’ famous “chamber rock” on Saturday, February 11 at the Washington Pavilion. Chad Hutchinson, SDSO’s assistant conductor, said the orchestra was given the music for the performance ahead of time and will only have two hours to rehearse with Folds when he…