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20th Annual ACDA Collegiate Choral Festival

Come Join Us! Bring your students for the Day, or just for the evening Concert! Twentieth Annual ACDA Collegiate Choral Festival, hosted by Regis College Glee Club, at Casey Theatre, Fine Arts Center, Regis College, Weston, MA Saturday, February 15, 2014. (The 20th Annual Festival was snowed out in 2013, so we want to make this […]

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Selections for the Church Year

MUSIC IN WORSHIP Massachusetts ACDA Tom Berryman, R&S Chair for Music in Worship R&S Fall 2013 Our reading session during the July 2013 Massachusetts ACDA Summer Conference in Amherst featured choral music for the church year. Here is the annotated list for your consideration. Kol Nidre-Samuel Adler SATB, soloist with solo cello and organ Transcontinental […]

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Massachusetts ACDA Summer Conference 2013 SATB Reading Session

Mallorie Chernin, Amherst College; mchernin@amherst.edu Sheila Heffernon, Northfield Mount Hermon School; sheffernon@nmhschool.org IN FLANDERS FIELDS, Christine Donkin (award winning Canadian composer and music educator as well as a creator of Tonic Tutor, a great web site for teaching ear training and theory). Text: poem by Lt.-Col. John McCrae (1872-1918) Performing forces: SATB, a cappella Publisher: […]

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The Summer 2013 edition of ChorTeach is now available

The summer issue of ChorTeach, for choral directors at all levels, is now available online at acda.org. Log on and click the Publications tab at the top of the webpage. ChorTeach is ACDA’s online magazine for choral director/music educators who are searching for answers and need fresh ideas or techniques to meet practical needs. Contents: […]

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More Quality Literature That Is Accessible! – 2013

The following repertoire was presented at the Elementary School Choral Reading Session at the MMEA All-State Conference in Boston on February 28, 2013 by Charlotte Brumit, Mass ACDA Children’s & Community Youth Choir R & S Chair (American Choral Directors Association, MA Chapter) and Martha Sandman Holmes, President, BAKE (Boston Area Kodaly Educators). “Our children’s […]

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Quality Literature For Elementary School Children’s Choirs Can Be Accessible!

The following repertoire was presented at the Elementary School Choral Reading Session at the MMEA All-State Conference in Boston on March 2, 2012 by Charlotte Brumit, MassACDA R&S Chair and Martha Holmes, President, Boston Area Kodaly Educators. “Our children’s choirs deserve to sing literature of high quality that is, at the same time, appropriate, appealing […]

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The spring issue of ChorTeach is now available

The spring issue of ChorTeach, for choral directors at all levels, is now available online at acda.org. Log on and click the Publications tab at the top of the webpage.  You must be a member and logged in to view the magazine. ChorTeach is ACDA’s online magazine for choral director/music educators who are searching for […]

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Tickets available for the Blue Heron vocal ensemble concert at the MassACDA Summer Conference

Thursday, July 25, 2013 from 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT) Sweeney Hall at Smith College Paradise Road Northampton, MA 01063 One ticket to the Blue Heron concert is included with each Conference registration; to order additional tickets please click HERE Pre-concert “Informance” at 7:15 pm, Earle Recital Hall   Flemish-born Johannes Ockeghem, court musician […]

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