In the Moment ... February 12, 2018 Show 275 Hour 1

The Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony presents the second concert of its 98th season on Saturday, Feb. 17, in the Harvey and Cynthia Jewett Theater in the Johnson Fine Arts Center at NSU.

The featured work on the program  is "Ellis Island: Dream of America, for Seven Actors, Orchestra and Visual Projections" by the Grammy-nominated American composer Peter Boyer.

In The Moment ... February 7, 2018 Show 272 Hour 1

The Dakota Wesleyan Band performs the world premiere of a piece written for them by  South Dakota composer Jeremy Hegg. The concert is this Sunday, February 11, at 4 p.m. in the Sherman Center at DWU.

We're joined by Bethany Amundson, director of bands at Dakota Wesleyan University and composer/musician Jeremy Hegg.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... March 28, 2017 Show 059 Hour 1

Today we bring you one of the highlights from the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra season. In January, the symphony performed Theodore Wiprud's Sinfonietta. It was the world premiere of the piece.

Ted Wiprud is a composer, a concert presenter, educator and music executive. He currently serves as Vice President of Education for the New York Philharmonic.

In The Moment...January 13 2017 Show 010 Hour 1

Guests: Theodore Wiprud, composer; Delta David Gier, music director South Dakota Symphony Orchestra; David Dondero, singer/songwriter;  Anna Taylor and Evan Kaler, members of the band 35th & Taylor

In The Moment... January 5 2017 Show 004 Hour 1

Guests: Delta David Gier, South Dakota Symphony Orchestra, Jerod Tate, composer; Analise Levesque, young and local composer

"Instruments Of Song"

Feb 26, 2014

Baritone Jesse Blumberg enjoys a busy and varied schedule of opera, concert, and recital performances in New York City and beyond. Some of his recent engagements include Niobe, Regina di Tebe at Boston Early Music Festival, Bernstein's Mass at London's Royal Festival Hall, and performances with the New York Festival of Song. Blumberg has toured with the Mark Morris Dance Group and the Waverly Consort, and has performed recitals for the Marilyn Horne Foundation.

"What Makes It Great?": Rob Kapilow

Nov 20, 2013

Tomorrow night at 7:30, Rob Kapilow joins the Rawlins Piano Trio at the National Music Museum for a “What Makes It Great” program exploring Beethoven’s Archduke Trio.  For over 20 years, Kapilow has brought the joy and wonder of classical music – and unraveled some of its mysteries – to audiences of all ages and backgrounds.  Characterized by his unique ability to create an “aha” moment for his audiences and collaborators, whatever their level of musical sophistication or naiveté, Kapilow’s work brings music into people’s lives.  Kapilow’s What Makes It Great?

Pianist/Composer Daniel May

Jul 11, 2013

Augustana alumni Daniel May and his brother, Benjamin May, present "An Evening of Jazz" at 7:30 pm this Friday at Kresge Recital Hall. Daniel May had a very musical upbringing - both of his parents were his music teachers in Sioux Falls. May studied music composition at the University of Connecticut, where he received a Master's degree in music composition and music theory. He then went to Ithaca, New York, to study music composition at Cornell University. After earning a Doctor of Musical Arts degree composer for feature films, television and, most notably, IMAX films.