Northern Plains Music Festival

Northern Plains Music Festival

Cover photo NPMF

Friday and Saturday, November 11th and 12th

Dickinson State University's music program will host the 59th Annual Northern Plains Music Festival, Nov. 11th and 12th. This festival features auditioned musicians from 25 different high schools in Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota. The Northern Plains Music Festival consists of four different musical groups: Mixed Honor Choir, Women's Honor Choir, Honor Band, and Percussion Ensemble.

The festival will conclude with a DSU Showcase Concert Friday, Nov. 11, at 1 p.m. in Dorothy Stickney Auditorium (free and open to the public) and a Grand Concert Saturday, Nov. 12, at 4 p.m. in Dorothy Stickney Auditorium, May Hall. The Grand Concert is $5 for adults (students and children are no charge) with all proceeds helping to fund the continuation of this festival.

In addition to rehearsals, high school music directors will be able to attend several workshops for continuing education credit.

Concert attire :

Men - Black slacks, white dress shirts, ties, and appropriate dress shoes/socks

Women - Black slacks or skirts, white blouse, and appropriate shoes/hose.  Please avoid wearing heels.

Please dress modestly.