The 2016 ACDA Western Division Conference will be held February 25-27 in stunning Pasadena, CA, home of the famed Tournament of Roses Parade. Centered around the convention center, concerts and sessions will be within easy walking distance of the Sheraton, Westin, and Hilton, and plentiful restaurants. Both performance venues, First United Methodist Church and the Gold Room in the Civic Auditorium, possess stunning acoustics. The three honor choirs, conducted by Francesco Núñez, Maria Guinand, and Judith Herrington, will perform in the grand Civic Auditorium.
If you have pictures of your time in Santa Barbara, please post them to the Western Division facebook page.
SANTA BARBARA PROGRAM
INTEREST SESSIONS/ROUNDTABLE INFORMATION
Accessible and Exciting Historical Repertoire; Elizabeth Schauer
Forty Warm-ups that Work, and Why; Frank Eychaner
Salamu Aleikum – Music of the Muslim World; André DeQuadros
The Care and Feeding of the High School Men's Choir; Travis Rogers
Choral Music of China; Tian XiaoBao
Core Arts Standards for Music Roundtable: Laurel Farmer
Download handout, Common Core Anchor Standard #1