Concert Performance Application

For

2018 State Conference

November 16 and 17, 2018

Application Procedure

  • Exclusive On-Line Applications Submitted through Opus Event
  • No cost to audition
  • Applications received by Friday, June 1, 2018, 10:00 pm

Items Needed to Apply On Opus Event

  • Personal Member and Institution Contact Information
  • ACDA Member Number and Expiration Date
  • Upload mp3 format three contrasting recordings from last two academic years (2016-17 and 2017-18)
  • Upload in pdf format, programs representing each recording
  • Upload in pdf format, proposed 25 minute conference program
  • Upload in pdf format, signed Administrative Certificate of Approval to apply and/or appear at the Conference

Further Information

Recording Specifications

  • Must be recorded in mp3 format
  • Submit complete selections only
  • Total recording time should be between 8 and 12 minutes
  • Show Choirs are required to upload a video recording demonstrating 3 contrasting selections.
    • The video upload is in place of the 3 recordings.
    • The video should be  between 8 and 12 minutes in length.
    • Video formats accepted are: mp3, wmv, avi, mov, mpg, mpeg, mp4, and flv.
    • One pdf file of a corresponding concert program is also required.

Application Schedule

  • June 1 – Uploaded application items and recording entered via Opus Event
  • June 15 – Director Notification via phone or email message from Conference Chair

Eligibility

  • Conductor must be a current member of ACDA, and employed in the same position for two academic years (2016-17 and 2017-18)
  • ACDA does not assume any financial responsibility for travel, food, or lodging for performance groups.
  • The application implies that the choir is prepared to travel to and perform at the conference if selected.
  • Conductor must officially register at the posted registration rates for the conference in the day/weekend that their ensemble is performing.
  • In the interest of fairness, ACDA reserves the right to select ensembles who have not recently been scheduled on conference programs.
  • Failure to comply with any or all of the specifications in the application process will automatically disqualify the application.
  • ACDA reserves the right to approve any applications for appearance and to edit all materials proposed for distribution.

Access to Opus Event

Documents

Admin Certificate
Step by Step Guide to OpusEvent.com

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