The Dawson Community College Opus Society is currently seeking contestants for Dawson Idol 2 to be held April 29 and May 5 at the DCC Auditorium on campus. This is the second year for the event and promises to present some of the best musical talent in eastern Montana. Admission is $5 and buys you a vote in the judging.
Contestants will advance to the second round by receiving the greatest audience and judge support. Members of the judge’s panel are chosen from past alumni of the music department. Prospective contestants must be between 16 and 30 years of age and submit an audio or video recording of their best vocal work no later than 5 p.m. on April 27. Contact Lisa Shields for application and further entry details at 406.377.9456 or [email protected] (Dawson Idol 2 is in no way related to American Idol.)
If you would like to know more about the Music Technology program at DCC contact Lisa Shields at 406-377-9456. Lisa can advise those interested in career options that include, but are not limited to: Music Director, Music Teacher, Music Therapist, Musicologist, Music Ethnomusicologist, Composer, Arranger, Performer, Song Writer, Music Store Owner, Private Music Instructor, Recording Industry, Broadcasting, and Instrument Repair. She also can answer questions about baccalaureate level music programs in education, performance, music business, therapy, technology, studio option, or elementary education with a music option. Information is available on the web at www.dawson.edu.