Choir of the West to perform at the ACDA National Conference!

Exciting news!  The Choir of the West has been selected to perform two concerts at the American Choral Directors Association National Conference, to be held in Dallas, Texas from March 12-17, 2013.  ACDA is the largest organization for choral professionals, with over 20,000 members worldwide.  The choir was selected through a highly competitive audition process, and will be one of 45 ensembles on the conference program, ranging from elementary age choirs to professional ensembles.  

The Choir of the West will perform selections from its 2013 Winter Tour program:

  • Brian Galante (PLU Faculty): Exultate (premiere)
  • Thomas Weelkes: When David Heard
  • Francis Poulenc: Sept Chansons (1. La blanche niege, 6. Marie, 4. Tous les droits)
  • Eriks Ensenvalds: Northern Lights (premiere)
  • Dominick Argento: So I'll Sing With My Voice

The choir will hold an open rehearsal from 6:30-7:15 pm on Thursday, March 14th at the Cathedral of Guadalupe (located in the Dallas Arts District), and will perform twice on Friday, March 15th:  4:30 pm (Meyerson Symphony Center) and 8:00 pm (Winspear Opera House).

Related links:

American Choral Directors Association

2013 ACDA National Conference Schedule of Events

Meyerson Symphony Center
Meyerson Symphony Center

Winspear Opera House
Winspear Opera House