The 2016 OCDA All-State Junior High Mixed Chorus
Belinda Flynn, Chair (See Directory for contact information)
The 2016 JH Mixed Chorus is Rollo Dillworth, Temple University
Dillworth will be a presenter at the summer reading session sponsored by Pender's Music.. This would be an excellent opportunity to meet him and ask questions.
The Senior High Mixed and Women's Choruses are administered through the Oklahoma Music Educators Association. www.okmea.org
DEADLINES FOR AUDITION APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2016 OKLACDA JH CHOIRS
FIRST DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 19 (2015) $10.00 PER STUDENT
SECOND DEADLINE LATE ENTRY: SEPTEMBER 26 $20.00 PER STUDENT
After Sept. 26 the entry is "EMERGENCY," and each entry is $100.00
AUDITION DATES IN 2015 FOR 2016 CHOIRS
OCTOBER 31: FIRST AUDITION
Run-off audition for those selected in October (Second audition) is November 17.x
More details as available.
REPERTOIRE FOR 2016 Oklahoma CDA All-State JH. Mixed Chorus
Lullaby, by Elder. Publ: GIA #7120 Vendor #: G-8368. Pender’s #: GIA 24284151 $2.15
Exsultate, by Adams. Publ: Lorenz #12130 Vendor #SBMP172 SATB $2.10
Zum Gali, by Goldman. Publ: Alfred #1050 Vendor #: 00-LG52026 SATB $1.95
(PREPARED AFTER SELECTION, AND AUDITIONED BEFORE REHEARSALS BEGIN)
Voces Lucis, by Ramsey. Pub: Lorenz #12130 Vendor #:SBMP1047. SATB $1.95
Son De Camaquey, by Hatfield. Publ: Hal Leonard #012090 Vendor #: 48004718 SATB $2.50
Daniel, arr. by Dilworth. Publ: Hal Leonard #012090Vendor #: 08752946 SATB $2.25
THESE LINKS UPDATED AS AVAILABLE LOOK AT DATES CAREFULLY
Officers are receiving outdated, obsolete forms. Some have been removed at their requests. These will be available with specific acceptance details.
REQUIRED AGREEMENT FOR FOR 2016 CHOIRS (Not updated yet)
Download JH MIxed Chorus Audition Application (MS Word ) (Not yet updated)
We will post other forms as they are updated and sent by Chairs and the Board.
ROLLO DILWORTH, CONDUCTOR, 2016 OCDA ALL-STATE MIXED CHORUS
Professor Rollo A. Dilworth is Director of Choral Activities and Music Education at the North Park University School of Music in Chicago, Illinois. He also serves as Director of the Music Institute of Chicago Children’s Choir.
In 2003, the University awarded Dilworth the Zenos Hawkinson Award for Teaching Excellence and Campus Leadership. He holds the Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education from Case Western Reserve University, and the Master of Education Degree in Secondary Education from the University of Missouri-St. Louis, where he studied composition and choral music. He received the Doctor of Music degree in conducting performance from Northwestern University.
His choral compositions are published by Hal Leonard Corporation, Santa Barbara Music, and Colla Voce Music Company. Dilworth is a contributing author for the Essential Elements for Choir and the Experiencing Choral Music textbook series. He has taught choral music at all levels, and has appeared as a guest conductor for numerous honors and all-state choirs.
In addition to composing music in the choral genre, his research interests are in the areas of African-American music and music education curriculum and instruction. Dilworth is an active member of the National Association for Music Education, the National Association of Negro Musicians, the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), and Chorus America. He is a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP).