OkCDA has only one audition process for both the Junior High Mixed and Treble Choruses. Every interested student auditions for the Mixed Chorus. The committee will place singers after the final round.

Mixed Chorus Repertoire List (through 2018)

Treble Chorus Repertoire List (through 2018)

JH All-State Festival Paperwork

Once the Choirs have been selected, paperwork will be linked here

Rehearsal Tracks

Student auditions will use the official Rehearsal Tracks which can be purchased through OkCDA.

Downloads will not be released until July 13, 2021

Link to Digital Download Order Form

Non Audition Selections

America, the Beautiful
arr. Marvin Gaspard
SATB and Piano
Shawnee Press, #A2139

Emily’s Creed
Philip E. Silvey
SATB and piano
Santa Barbara Music Press, #SBMP 962

Kyrie Eleison, from Missa brevis, K. 275
Mozart, arr. Leininger
SATB, piano, violin I & II, cello
Alliance, #AMP-0505

Corrections & Notes

Corrections & Notes will be listed here.

Patrick K. Freer is Professor of Music at Georgia State University and former Visiting Professor at the Universität Mozarteum Salzburg (Austria). His degrees are from Westminster Choir College and Teachers College-Columbia University. Dr. Freer has conducted or presented in 39 states and 29 countries, including recent guest conducting for multiple All-State and Divisional ACDA Honor Choirs, more than 75 professional and/or honor choirs in the USA and abroad, and the Bogotá Philharmonic Orchestra (Colombia). His most recent guest conducting and lecturing has taken him to Austria, Ecuador, Italy, Portugal, Spain, and Sweden, and to the US states of Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah. Dr. Freer is Editor of the International Journal of Research in Choral Singing, past editor of Music Educators Journal and has served on Editorial Committees member for many national and international journals. He is a member of the ACDA National Standing Committee for Research & Publications. He has authored 3 textbooks, a DVD series for teachers, an extensive internet video series for middle school singers, 19 book chapters/sections, and over 130 articles in most of the field’s leading national and international journals.

Music professor Patrick Freer spent last semester as a visiting professor at the Universität Mozarteum Salzburg (Austria) for the Fall 2018 semester. Freer worked with faculty colleagues at the Mozarteum around his focus on teaching adolescent boy singers during the voice change. As a result of his time abroad, Freer will contribute to a large-scale research project of the Vienna Choir Boys Foundation that will use findings from neuroscience research to inform an Alternate Reality platform for improving pedagogical training for future choral teacher-conductors.

Matt Johnson, JH Mixed Chorus Chair

611 W. Wabash
Enid, Oklahoma 73701
580-478-7468
[email protected]

 

Justin Britt, JH Mixed Chorus Chair

Kingston Public Schools
(918)633-1335
[email protected]