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Burgum seeks applicants for 2018 State Band and Chorus

Gov. Doug Burgum and first lady Kathryn Helgaas of Fargo. Submitted photo

FARGO—Gov. Doug Burgum is seeking school, community and church bands and choirs across North Dakota to apply to be the Governor's Official State Band and Chorus for 2018.

Burgum and First Lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum will select the Governor's Band and Governor's Chorus from applications received based on musical talent, achievement and community involvement, according to a news release.

The band and chorus are invited by the governor to perform at official state functions held throughout the year.

Interested groups should submit their application and musical recording through the governor's website at by 5 p.m. Friday, March 9.

The Governor's Band and Governor's Chorus will be announced later that month.