West Central District
Missouri Choral Directors Association
Congratulations to all 11th/12th grade students that made the All-District Choir or the Women's Honor Choir. You are going to have an amazing time on October 11!
Here are a few dates that are coming up that we need to mark on our calendars:
1. Friday, September 26, 2014, if you have a student(s) in the All-District Choir you need to have: a check or a PO to MCDA for $10 per student (one check for all), a copy of the Missouri All-State Choir Audition and Selection Permission Form filled out in blue/black ink per student, and a copy of the Missouri All-State Choir Student Information Sheet filled out in blue/black ink per student. This all needs to be postmarked by this date and mailed to Kip Mathew who is the West-Central All-State Coordinator. Please mail to: Harrisonville High School, 1504 E. Elm, Harrisonville, MO 64701.
2. Friday, September 26, 2014, you must have your 9th/10th grade Honor Choir entries entered online by 3:00 pm! Remember that 1A & 2A schools may enter 1 Mixed Quartet and 3A & 4A schools may enter 2 Mixed quartets (no exceptions!!) The entry fee is $8 per student and the check needs to be made payable to WCMMEA and mailed to: Jon West, Oak Grove High School, 605 SE. 12th St., Oak Grove, MO 64075.
3. Saturday, October 11, 2014, will be the clinic/concert for all 3 choirs at Smith-Cotton High School in Sedalia, MO. Mr. Claude Westfall will be the All-District Choir clinician, Mrs. Jana Fox will be the Women's Honor Choir clinician and Mrs. Beth Dampf will be the 9th/10th Honor Choir clinician.
9th/10th Honor Choir Repretoire List:
Goin' To The Holy City - Joseph Martin SATB Shawnee Press 35008286 $1.90
You Cannot Lose My Love - Sara Groves/Susan LaBarr SA Santa Barbara SPM1144 $1.95
Tell My Father - Andrea Ramsey TTB Hal Leonard HL5011096 $1.95
Swell The Full Chorus - George F. Handel/John Leavitt SATB Hal Leonard HL08596746 $1.80
Adam Lay Bounden - Sheldon Curry SATB Alfred 36944 $2.05
All-District and Women's Choir Repretoire lists will be coming soon!!
4. All State Choir Auditions will take place on October 11, 2014 at Smith-Cotton High School. Please contact Kip Matthew, District Coordinator, for any questions or information.