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Lakota Music Project Send-Off Concert

Free Event

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 – 7:30 PM


Delta David Gier, conductor
Dakota String Quartet
Dakota Wind Quintet
Emmanuel Black Bear
Bryan Akipa, cedar flute
Ronnie Theisz
Chris Eagle Hawk

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra (SDSO) and Music Director Delta David Gier will present its renowned Lakota Music Project in Washington D.C. October 16 – 21, 2019. Ahead of the residency, the SDSO will perform its program in Sioux Falls, SD, in a special send-off performance on Tuesday, October 15 at 7:30pm in the Visual Arts Center of the Washington Pavilion.  The performance is free and open to the public.

This performance features the Dakota String Quartet, Dakota Wind Quintet and the Lakota Music Project performing pieces written by composers Jeffrey Paul, Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate, Theodore Wiprud, Bryan Akipa, and short works written by Native American students of the SDSO music composition academies.

For more information, please call the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra offices at 605.335.7933.

Click here to look at the 2019-20 Fall Program Book

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