Honor Choir Opportunities
There are several honor choir opportunities for students to be a part of at ACMS. Ranging from our league-state wide honor choirs. Several of these honor choirs are audition only and may require out of class rehearsal time.
6th - 8th Grade KMEA All-State Middle Level Honor Choir
KMEA All-State Middle Level Honor Choir is the top honor choir in the state of KS. Students record and send in auditions to a KMEA panel of judges, who then judge the recordings and choose the top 150 students for their all-state choir. These are from every school 1A-6A and it is the top 150 middle school singers in the state. Students selected get to go to the Kansas Music Educators Association in February, where they will spend a day working with an internationally acclaimed conductor and perform a concert in Centruy II concert hall. OCTOBER 7, is the audition upload deadline!!
*Audition music/voice-part link: http://ksmea.org/mlchoir/auditions/
7th/ 8th Grade SCKMEA District Honor Choir
The SCKMEA district honor choir is south central Kansas’ top honor choir. It is made up of the top quartet (Soprano, alto, tenor, bass) in each south central KS school. Student’s selected for this honor choir will spend a day with a state-wide known director and give a concert at the end of the day. SCKMEA Honor Choir is on November, 2, 2019 at Goddard Eisenhower HS.
7th/8th Grade Suburban League Honor Choir
The Suburban League Honor Choir, is an honor choir open to the standout students in our school league. Student’s selected for this honor choir will have a fun filled day learning their music with an area director and give a concert in the evening at one of our league schools.
Please take advantage of these GREAT honor ensembles. If you are interested in auditioning, please simply let Ms. Miller know! The Suburban League Honor Choir is taking place, Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Andover Middle School.
6th Grade SCKMEA District Honor Choir
The SCKMEA district honor choir is for the top six, 6th grade singers from middle schools in south central Kansas. Student’s selected for this honor choir will spend a day with a state-wide known director and give a concert at the end of the day. SCKMEA Honor Choir is on Saturday, October, 26, 2019 at Wichita, Southeast HS.
6th Grade KCDA All-State Treble Choir
The KCDA All-State Treble Choir, is a choir made of treble voices open to students 5th – 9th grade with unchanged voices. OCTOBER 1, 2019 is the audition upload deadline. The audition material can be found at the following link: http://www.kansaschoral.com/uploads/2/6/3/4/26343098/alleluia_audition.pdf
If selected for this all-state ensemble, students will rehearse with a nationally known conduct/composer and sing at Century II on Friday, February 28, 2020.