Posts Tagged "Music Department"

Faculty News

Lis publishes 5 entries in Grove Dictionary of American Music

Jun 26, 2014

Lis publishes 5 entries in Grove Dictionary of American Music

Music Department Head David Reynolds shared a new publication by Professor Anthony Lis.  Lis published five entries in the recently released 2nd edition of the Grove Dictionary of American Music.  His entries were on the Blue Sky Boys, Lani McIntire, Lefty Fizzell, the Louvin Brothers and Roy Acuff. “The Grove Dictionary of American Music is […]

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Faculty News

Music sponsors All-State Music Camp

Jun 13, 2014

Music sponsors All-State Music Camp

Greased Lightning!  Students perform highlights from the musical “Grease” during the 47th Annual All-State Music Camp finale concert last Friday.  The camp is hosted each year by the South Dakota State University Department of Music.  Middle and high school students representing 21 schools in South Dakota, Minnesota, and Iowa participated in the week-long event, including […]

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Student News

Feb 19, 2014

3 voice students accepted into Franco American Vocal Academy

Two additional vocal music were accepted into the Franco American Vocal Academy summer program –  Trey Meyer, and Michael Bader. We had previously reported that a third, Katy Milton, has been accepted as well. This is a 6-week program with three weeks in Paris and three weeks in Perigord, France.  Students receive coaching in French […]

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Student News

Feb 10, 2014

Milton accepted into Franco-American Vocal Academy

Katy Milton, soprano, was accepted into the Franco-American Vocal Academy. She will spend the summer in France working with some of the finest and most well-connected operatic conductors and coaches in the industry according to David Reynolds, head and professor, SDSU Department of Music. The academy is an intensive study program designed for emerging, talented […]

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General, Student News

Apr 16, 2013

Vocal music students claim top state honors

SDSU music students  dominated top honors in several collegiate categories at the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) state competition held at SDSU the third weekend of March. They were: Freshmen Women: Julia Auch first place; Freshman Men: Michael Bader first place; Sophomore Women: Julia Olson, honorable mention; Sophomore Men: Trey Meyer, first place; Junior Men: Alex Kunz, […]

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