Conductor's baton on sheet music

MCDA All-State Show Choir

Honor Choir Audition Information

 

Registration window is

March 15-April 20

 

Step 1: 

Audition Form &

$15 audition fee (due 5/1)

The following should be stated at the beginning of the recording***

- First and Last Name

- Voice Part

- Name of the vocal selection being performed

- DO NOT STATE WHAT SCHOOL YOU ARE FROM!!!

The audition should consist of:

- 1 minute of a pop/ broadway style solo - - 1 minute of a choreographed segment of your past show choir show or similar

- File Name should be: Student First Name, Last Name

- Files must be smaller than 1GB- (an iphone or ipad recording will work)

Step 2:

Once accepted, complete Opus form and pay

$100 participation fee

(due June 1)

Step 3:

Book a room at the University Plaza Hotel

Reservation Link

Questions? Contact

Andrew Drinkall

drinkala@gmail.com

July 25-27, 2022

University Plaza Hotel &

Juanita K. Hammons Hall (MSU), Springfield, MO

Event Information

  • Open to students who have just completed grades 10, 11, and 12

  • Rehearsals: July 25-26-27 - accepted students must be available for rehearsals all three days.

  • Performance July 27 (evening)

Repertoire

Meet the Clinicians

 

David Moellenkamp

Cara Jennings, Assistant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Moellenkamp is the Director of Choral Activities at Los Alamitos High School. Since his arrival in 2008, his choirs have received numerous caption awards which include being named Grand Champions over 180 times, and winning 9 National Grand Championship titles. 

Mr. Moellenkamp received his Bachelor of Music Education from Millikin University in Decatur, IL, and his Masters of Administration from National University. He spent the first 16 years of his career teaching in a small town in central Illinois where he directed the Sullivan Singers to over 100 first place wins and four National Championships. 

For 14 summers, Mr. Moellenkamp directed and choreographed at the famed performing arts training center, Stagedoor Manor, in New York. More than 95 of his former students have performed on Broadway, appeared on network television, or starred in major motion pictures. 

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