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    Festival of Music Concert | Bemidji State University Concert Choir
  • Presented By: First Presbyterian Church
  • Dates: March 24, 2019
  • Location: First Presbyterian Church
  • Address: 512 3rd Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Phone: (507) 282-1618
  • Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
  • Price: Free will offering
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The Bemidji Choir, conducted by Dr. Dwight Jilek, is the premier ensemble at Bemidji State University. The choir was accepted by audition to perform at the 2001, 2006, and 2009 MMEA Midwinter Conventions, the 2006 North Dakota MENC Convention, the 2001 and 2015 Minnesota ACDA Fall Conventions, the 2002 ACDA North Central Division Convention in Des Moines, and the 2003 ACDA National Convention in New York City. The choir has represented the United States five times at the international choral festival, The Europa Cantata in France, Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, and Spain; and at the Zimriya, the World Assembly of Choirs in Israel. The Bemidji Choir takes an annual regional tour during the spring semester, and an international tour every three years.