8th Annual Solo Song Symposium

Saturday, November 9, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Free Admission 
3:00 PM Spotlight Recital
Open to the Public

The 8th Annual Solo Song Symposium will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019 in historic Vangstad Auditorium from 9:00 am to 4:00 am. This lively day of masterclasses and afternoon spotlight recital is for high school juniors and seniors who are interested in studying voice at the college level, in preparation of the upcoming season of college auditions and solo contests. It is also an opportunity to audition for a VCSU music scholarship. A special welcome is extended to students, teachers and the public who wish to audit the workshop and attend the 3 PM recital.

Participation in the Solo Song Symposium is free, but registration is limited to just 10 students. To register, contact Robin Allebach: robin.allebach@vcsu.edu or call at 701-845-7262.

Solo Song Symposium Schedule
Saturday, November 9, 2019, Vangstad Auditorium, 9-4 PM

8:45 – 9:00   Check-in
9:00              Welcome & Group Warm-Up
9:15              Masterclass Session I
9:50              BREAK: Refreshments in the lobby
10:00            Masterclass Session II
10:25            Mini Recital by VCSU Students
10:45            Open Forum

  • Degrees in Music
  • Careers in Music
  • Music at VCSU
10:55           BREAK Refreshments in lobby
11:00           Masterclass Session III
12:00           LUNCH Bring lunch money for lunch in student center
1:30             Recital Dress Rehearsal
2:30             Pre-Recital Warm Up
3:00             Spotlight Recital

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Office Information

Department Chair
Christopher Redfearn, D.A., Associate Professor
Email: christopher.redfearn@vcsu.edu
Phone: 1.800.532.8641, Press 1 then enter Ext. 37377

Administrative Assistant:
Paula Larson
Email: paula.larson@vcsu.edu
Phone: 1.800.532.8641, Press 1 then enter Ext. 37272
Mailing Address:
Department of Music
101 College Street SW
Valley City, ND 58072