ANNOUNCING the 2016 Sing Around Nebraska Honor Choir, directed by Mr. Ken Berg, Director of the Birmingham (Alabama) Boys Choir.
Each teacher who is currently a member of NCDA is eligible to submit ONE audition for every 15 students in their 5th and 6th grade classes. Audition fee: $6.00 per singer.
The choir will consist of 120-150 singers. Music and rehearsal recordings will be provided. Music teachers will pre-teach all music.
NEW THIS YEAR: Mr. Berg has also written a fantastic arrangement of “He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands” specifically for NCDA and this event!
A registration fee of $65.00 will be due Saturday, October 22 from each student selected. This fee covers organizational expenses, t-shirt, music, rehearsal CD, lunch and dinner on Saturday, snacks, and one complimentary ticket to the concert.
A Registration Form will be available on this site! All registration information and audition tracks will be submitted online.
Sept. 10: Auditions deadline
Oct. 1: Students notified of acceptance, music packets sent
Oct. 22: Registration fee deadline
Nov. 4 (evening) and Nov. 5: Honor Choir
Questions? Contact NCDA Children’s Choir Repertoire and Standards Chair, Tom Michalek.
I teach PreK-5 General Music for the Hastings Public Schools (Morton and Longfellow Elementary Schools) as well as adjunct music education courses for Hastings College. I also assist with the South Central Nebraska Children's Chorale, in residence at Hastings College, and and the Director of Traditional Music at First United Methodist Church in Hastings, where I direct the Chancel Choir and the JuBELLation Handbell Choir. Most importantly, I'm a husband to Amy and dad to Grace.