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State Conference Performance Application – 2019

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State Conference Performance Application – 20192019-01-16T22:49:52-06:00

Performance Applications

For

2019 State Conference

November 15 and 16, 2019

APPLICATION FOR CONCERT PERFORMANCES

APPLICATIONS RECEIVED

  • On-line applications submitted through Opus Event

ITEMS NEEDED TO APPLY ON OPUS EVENT

  • Personal member and institutional contact information
  • ACDA member number and expiration date
  • Upload via mp3 format three contrasting recordings from last two academic years (2017-18 and 2018-19)
  • Upload via pdf, programs representing each recording
  • Upload via pdf, proposed 25 minute conference program
  • Upload via pdf, Administrative Certificate of Approval to apply/appear at the Conference

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

APPLICATION SCHEDULE

  • June 1 – Uploaded application items and recordings entered via Opus Event
  • July 1 – 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 the last three academic years (2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19).
  • ACDA does not assume any financial responsibility for travel, food, or lodging.
  • The application implies that the choir is prepared to travel to and perform at the conference if selected.
  • If selected, Conductor will receive a one-day complimentary Conference registration on the day of the performance.  Conductor may opt to register for the second day at the regular posted rates.
  • In the interest of fairness, ACDA reserves the right to select ensembles that have not recently been scheduled on conference programs.
  • Failure to comply with these requirements will automatically disqualify the application.
  • ACDA reserves the right to approve any applications for appearances and to edit all materials proposed for distribution.

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APPLICATION FOR CLINIC PERFORMANCES

We welcome applications for all levels of choral singing, particularly from emerging auditioned or non-auditioned ensembles, and from smaller school and/or developing programs at the elementary, middle, junior high or high school level.  It is our goal to balance clinic sessions with choirs of diverse backgrounds that will provide our audience a unique opportunity to learn a variety of successful teaching strategies offered by our master clinicians.

APPLICATIONS RECEIVED

  • On-line applications submitted through Opus Event

ITEMS NEEDED TO APPLY ON OPUS EVENT

  • Personal member and institutional contact information
  • ACDA member number and expiration date
  • Upload via mp3 format one representative recording from current academic year (2017-18)
  • Upload via pdf, program representing the recording
  • Upload via pdf, proposed 2 or 3 piece clinic program
  • Upload via pdf, Administrative Certificate of Approval to apply/appear at the Conference

RECORDING SPECIFICATIONS

  • Must be recorded in mp3 format
  • Submit complete selections only

APPLICATION SCHEDULE

  • June 1 – Uploaded application items and recordings entered via Opus Event
  • July 1 – 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 the last two academic years (2017-18, 2018-19).
  • ACDA does not assume any financial responsibility for travel, food, or lodging.
  • The application implies that the choir is prepared to travel to and perform at the conference if selected.
  • If selected, Conductor will receive a one-day complimentary Conference registration on the day of the performance.  Conductor may opt to register for the second day at the regular posted rates.
  • In the interest of fairness, ACDA reserves the right to select ensembles that have not recently been scheduled on conference programs.
  • Failure to comply with these requirements will automatically disqualify the application.
  • ACDA reserves the right to approve any applications for appearances and to edit all materials proposed for distribution.

Access to Opus Event

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Admin Certificate
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