Concert tour valuable recruiting tool for USD Symphonic Band

By David Lias david.lias@plaintalk.net The weather outside was threatening to become frightful in Vermillion Sunday afternoon. That didn’t stop the 57-members of the USD Symphonic Band from performing, as scheduled, that afternoon in Slagle Hall’s Aalfs Auditorium. Blizzard conditions did, however, for the band and it’s three directors – Dr. … Read Article

Museum’s instruments will play to larger audience – through books

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net The collection at the National Music Museum (NMM) in Vermillion is known by scholars throughout the world, but thanks to an upcoming book it may become more familiar to the casual music fan, as well. From Feb. 4-11, photographers representing Dorling Kindersley Publishing took pictures of … Read Article