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ND music ensemble to perform in Rome, invites public on trip

Dakota Brass is inviting music fans to experience the trip of a lifetime!

Enjoy the beauty of Italy alongside a dynamic concert tour, Sept. 21-29.

Dakota Brass is an excitingly diverse musical trio featuring University of North Dakota faculty members Dr. Ronnie Ingle, trumpet, Prof. Kayla Nelson, horn, and Dr. Joel Pugh, trombone/euphonium.

Their commitment to performing high-quality concerts for regional, national, and international audiences, as well as their dedication to education and collaboration, places Dakota Brass among the most engaging contemporary brass trios in America.

Dakota Brass is looking for locals to represent the heartland and explore the beautiful culture of Italy.

Roundtrip airfare to and from Italy, all hotel accommodations, visits to Rome, Lucca, Pisa, Florence, Assisi, and more, hidden tips and fees covered, the ability to bypass long lines at historic sites such as the Vatican, the Colosseum, and museums, guests of Dakota Brass concerts, and more is included for the low fee of just $3,300!

Contact Trip Coordinator Traci Nelson immediately at 730-237-3988 or by e-mail at to reserve your spot for this very special Italian adventure. See for details.