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April 26, 2025 | 7:30 PM - April 27, 2025 | 2:30 PM

Giants in the Earth: The Norwegians in the Dakota Territory

Mary W. Sommervold Hall at The Washington Pavilion

Beethoven's 5th

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Giants in the Earth: The Norwegians in the Dakota Territory

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SUPER, IMPERIAL, CLASSICAL

Delta David Gier, conductor
South Dakota Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Dr. Timothy J. Campbell, chorus director

 

Moore / Giants in the Earth (in 3 acts)

The South Dakota Symphony and Chorus revive Douglas Moore's Pulitzer-Prize winning opera inspired by Ole Edvart Rølvaag's epic novel about Norwegian settlers of the Dakota Territory in 1873.  Staged with imagery, costumes, and sung in English.

"In no opera by an American is there music of such freshness, beauty and distinctive character." - Pulitzer Prize Committee

 

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