District Choir Clinician


St. Louis Suburban District


Women's/11-12 Registration Page

9-10 Honor Choir Registration Page

We are pleased to announce the following clinicians for the 2014 St. Louis Suburban Honors Choirs!

9-10 Honor Choir
Derrick Fox - Ithica College - Bio
Women's Festival Choir
Leslie Manfredo - Illinois State University - Bio
11/12 Honor Choir
Kevin McBeth - Manchester United Methodist Church - Bio


All District 11-12, Women's, and 9-10 Honor Choirs

Director Meeting:  August 14,2014

St. Louis Suburban Choir Policies and Procedures (voted on 11/2/2013)

All-Suburban Auditions:  September 27 at Parkway North (Audition date revised on 4/3/14 - see details

  • 9-10 Sight-Reading Example
  • 9/10 Honor Audition Piece - Già il sole dal Gange by Alessandro Scarlatti
    • Sopranos and Tenors must sing in the Medium High key.
    • Altos and Basses must sing in the Medium Low key.
    • Recorded accompaniment (1st verse only)
  • Women's and 11-12 Sight-Reading Examples
  • Women's and 11-12 Audition Literature
    • 26 Italian Songs and Arias (sung using the Italian text)  (Alfred Publishing)
    • 1st Book of…Soprano, Mezzo-Sop/Alto, Tenor, Bass (G. Schirmer, Inc)

Rehearsal: October 27th, 6-8:30 P.M. (Pattonville H.S.)

Rehearsal/Performance:  November 1st (Pattonville H.S.)

  • The 9/10 choir will begin at 8 with a 2:30 concert.
  • Women will begin at 8:30 with a 3:15 concert.
  • Mixed will begin at 9 with a 4pm concert.    

Students will wear their school’s concert attire for the performance.  Students must be in attendance for the entire day in order to perform in the afternoon concert.  


Notes, Policies, and Procedures 

Meeting Notes:  11/2/2013

State Information (August 2013)

Condensed info from Meeting (August 2013)

*New 9-10 Honor Choir Policies and Procedures (August 2013)

Meeting Notes:  Saturday (11/3/12) 

St. Louis Suburban Choir Policies and Procedures (voted on 11/5/2011)

2011 St. Louis Suburban Mixed Choir - Ave Maria - Busto - Mark Lawley, Conductor

Jonathan Owen, Accompanist