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As of July 2019, WYACDA has new leadership! We thank Larry Munari for his service as president these last two years and hopes he enjoys moving into the past-president role. Zach Vreeman is now president from July 2019-June 2021. And congratulations to Anissa Bree, who was elected in June to the office of President-Elect.
Choirs and bands from throughout Wyoming are traveling to the Kinser Jazz Festival February 4-6 at Casper College. Thirteen choirs from around the state are scheduled to perform. The headliner concert on Tuesday features multiple Grammy-winning artists The Manhattan Transfer.
Sat - Feb 2, 2019 - 7:00pm
The Wyoming ACDA website has a new look, and a whole lot of new features. If you would like to know more about the new features and how to access and use them, come to the free Fall Workshop on September 23 at Casper College.
For those working on auditions for this year's Northwest Honor Choirs:
Here is a link that includes the audition materials. This includes an important letter, the practice and recording files for the excerpts, along with the audition sheet music for all levels and parts.
The 2017 North Platte District Men's Choir will be singing the following music for their District Clinic:
- Jubilate Deo, Connor Coppin (available at Musicspoke.com)
- 3 Sea Shanties, Ron Jeffers (earthsongs)
- Dirait-on, Morten Lauridsen (in Cheyenne, MV-383)
- Finnan Haddie, Vijay Singh (Alfred)
The 2017 Fall Workshop is scheduled for Saturday, September 23, at Capser College. Check back to the website for more information and online registration as it becomes available.
Not long ago someone asked me what I learned most from my two tours with the Norman Luboff Choir. While that period in my life was a good many years ago (1974 and 1977) and no doubt ancient history to a good many of you in this profession today, it still seems like a short time ago to me.