ACDA Western Division Honor Choirs

2018 ACDA Western Division Honor Choirs - Auditions Open Now!
March 14 – 17, 2018 Pasadena CA

The ultimate goal of the ACDA Western Division Honor Choirs is to bring deserving and talented singers to a “mountaintop” experience with great choral literature and world-class conductors. Look for more information in the current Tactus or check out the online audition site.

Make plans now to bring your singers to Pasadena in March of 2018!

Youth Treble Honor Choir Grades 6-9 SSA Dr. Jessica Nápoles, University of North Texas, Conductor; Manager TBA
Junior High Honor Choir Grades 7-9 SATB Vincent Oakes, The Baylor School, Conductor; Laurel Farmer (Phoenix AZ), Manager
High School Honor Choir Grades 10-12 SATB Jing Ling-Tam, University of Texas at Arlington, Conductor; Amanda Taylor (Phoenix, AZ), Manager Curtis Mannah (Union City, CA), Honor Choirs Coordinator

General Information

August 2017 Online audition site is now open!
October 20, 2017 *DEADLINE EXTENDED* Online auditions close at midnight
November 3, 2017 Sponsors notified of audition results

November 18, 2017 US Mail postmark deadline for participation forms and fee (fee may also be paid online via Sponsor)
December 2017 Music sent to singers upon receipt of materials; Singers access rehearsal voice files online
March 14, 2018 Honor Choir Registration, 3-5pm, Pasadena CA
March 14 – 17, 2018 Rehearsals
March 17, 2018 Honor Choirs Concert, afternoon, Pasadena Civic Auditorium

Online Application Information
Up to 200 singers for each Honor Choir will be selected by audition. All applicants must be sponsored by a current member of ACDA, and may be members of school, church, or community choral organizations. Details on instructions for Sponsors to access the OpusEvent website and complete the online auditions are available in the latest Tactus. It is basically the same technical process as for the Pasadena ‘16 auditions.

Curtis Mannah Coordinator, and Honor Choirs Staff


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