All State Band Concert Comes to Pierre

Mackenzie Block March 25, 2014 (KGFX Photo)


PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) What is sometimes called “the State Tournament of Bands”, the annual All-State Band concert will be held at Riggs High School Theater in Pierre this week.  Riggs Band Director Mackenzie Block visited with KGFX’s Scott Lane this morning and says there will be 175 high school students attending from across the state-chosen through auditions.  Two of those students are from Pierre. There will also be a collegiate group made up of 80 students.  Two concerts will be held Saturday night.  Tickets go on sale starting at 5:00 p.m. at Riggs High School and the concerts start at 7:00 p.m.  Ticket prices are $15 for adults and $10 for students.  Listen to this morning’s interview by clicking on the audio bar below:

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