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NW ACDA Services

Richard Sparks on choral conducting...blog with superb information/ideas (Must reading: "What we can learn from John Wooden"...four articles) Read more...>

ChoralNet - your source for virtually every kind of choral resource MORE...>

Commission a new choral work for $1 - $100...or maybe even for free; find out how Read more...>

Montana's Great Falls Symphonic Choir inaugurates scholarship in the name of Mary Moore. You may contribute...>

calendarCalendars for each NW ACDA state; put your event on it More...>

Update your e-mail address; stay on our mailing list...please! More...>

robertsPast-presidents page now online!
(Left) Robin Roberts - 1964-69
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Articles by guest authors

Talk on Music: Change
by Patricia Trump, an address for the North Central Divisional Conference, February 10, 2012 Read more...>
(Delightful and funny speech by Ms. Trump, a veteran elementary music teacher from Des Moines, IA)

Singing God's Song Faithfully Read more...>
by Charlotte Kroeker, Executive Director of Church Music Institute

Northwest Notes
Articles by Our Officers and Board Members

July 1 is moving date
Gary Weidenaar moves to new role as vice-president; Patrick Ryan assumes presidency; Nicole Lamartine is president-elect; read Gary's last article as president Read more...>


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Twyla Brunson recipient of the 2014 award for leadership and excellence in the choral art Read more...>

 

 

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Nicole Lamartine elected president-elect-designate for NW division, ACDA
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Conducting refresher: letting go of bad habits Read more...>
by Michael Murphy, President, ID-ACDA

 

mehargThe Vision: A question of sanity! Read more...>
by Howard Meharg, Web/Editor, NW ACDA


weidenaarThe President's Page

President Gary Weidenaar sums up the 2014 conference eloquently; it'll touch your heart! "Two years of planning meets four days of conference" Read more...>

mehargRead! It'll do ya good! Read more...>
by Howard Meharg, Web/Editor, NW ACDA

 

popeSing out loud: empowering women's choirs Read more...>
by Lindsay S. Pope, Massachusetts ACDA, Women's Choirs R&S Chair


malfattiGetting beyond slick Read more...>
by Dennis Malfatti, guest author, R&S Chair for University Choirs, Indiana Choral Directors Association

bartelInaudible actions of singers vital to pulling audience into musical experience
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by Dr. Mark Bartel, guest author, reprinted from Kansas' Choral Range

mckeeStuck in the middle: Finding multi-cultural repertoire for middle school choirs Read more...>
by Kurt McKee, R & S Chair for Multi-Cultural Music

Read articles from previous web/newsletters at news/archives...>


Also on your ACDA website

chorteach-graphicWonderful ideas and inspiration for teachers of choral music; edited and compiled by Dr. Terry Barham Read more...>
Spring, 2013 Issue now available!
Includes an article by Paul Aitken, Boise

 


advocacy-guide Stand up for your school choir now; Chorus America's new advocacy guide makes the case for school choirs; free download...>

 


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Voice Care Network 33rd Annual Course, July 10-17 and July 20-25...>


 

Performing choirs
2014 Conference
Photos for download...>

For recordings of performing choirs at the divisional conference in Seattle March 13-16, 2014, contact Soundwaves Recording or call 419-433-4918

 

 

You will find photos, full information on our 2012 conference HERE...>

 

 

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