ACDA of Oregon welcomes you!

Don’t even think about missing the NW ACDA Regional Conference March 7-10-2018.
It’s in Portland!

All about it HERE. Performing groups, interest sessions, conference headliners (including Craig Hella Johnson,  “Roomful of Teeth,” and a moving and powerful performance of John Muehleisen’s “Kipling Passion.” Oregon is beautifully represented in the performing groups with TEN fantastic choirs. See who!

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Scott Tuomi to become President-Elect
Read more about Scott HERE

Portland Symphonic GirlChoir as well as the Portland State University Chamber Choir are featured in pages in Artslandia, a beautiful digital magazine about arts groups in Oregon. ORACDA congratulates both of these fine choral groups and their wonderful contribution to the art. PSG page is HERE. PSU Chamber Choir HERE.

EVENTS FOR YOUR CALENDAR:

Adjudication workshop set for Saturday, January 20, Benton Hall, Oregon State University; a workshop to renew or establish you as an accredited adjudication for Oregon choral festivals and contests ORACDA
Register for it HERE
More information from adjudication chair, Steve Zielke, HERE

Sacred Reading Session sponsored by OR ACDA – Saturday, January 27, 2018
Salem First Presbyterian Church, Salem, OR (770 Chemeketa St. NE)
Bradley Ellingboe, Clinician (More about Ellingboe HERE)
Eric Foley, Chair of the event. More information to follow.

Famed St. Olaf Choir, Anton Armstrong, Conductor, to present concerts in Oregon, Feb. 1, 2, and 3.
Details HERE

Vocal Jazz Immersion Day at Clackamas Community College, Oregon City
Saturday, February 3, 2018
More information HERE, but you may REGISTER HERE, too.

NW ACDA Conference – March 7-10, 2018 – Portland, Oregon HERE

Oregon ACDA Middle School Choir Festival
Thursday, April 5, 2018

Come join us for the 2018 ACDA Middle School Festival on Thursday, April 5th at Pacific University! We have three fabulous adjudicators who will give your choir both written feedback and an on-stage clinic!  We will have DVDs of the entire day so that your students can view their performance and see how their sound changes when they are working with our clinicians!  Registration is first come, first served, so register online now to save your spot!!  Please email me at kaeliporter@gmail.com for more information!
 Kaeli Porter

 


History of OR ACDA – Officers and R&S Chairs from
1944 to present
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