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Augustana VikeSing Choral Festival

A brief and exciting opportunity to motivate the male singers in your choirs as they learn from Augustana University faculty conductors and sing with vocalists from all over the region. Here are a few details about the festival: When: Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. (Check in from 12:15-12:45 p.m.) Location: Fryxell Humanities Center (newly renovated!), Augustana University, Sioux Falls, South Dakota The festival is open to all male students in grades 6-12 who are members of one of their school choirs. No advance preparation is necessary! Schools may bring an unlimited number of singers, and, other than the expense of providing scores for your singers, the cost is only $75 per school

Welcome from President Kaye!

Greetings and welcome to a new school year! My name is Kaye Waltner, and I am President of South Dakota American Choral Directors Association. I teach music at Sioux Falls Whittier Middle School and I want to welcome each of you to a new year. Summer goes fast, and before we know it, we are back ready to make music and inspire those we teach through the choral art, where our specialty is in the elementary, middle school, high school, collegiate classroom, or church choir. I want to let you know that South Dakota American Choral Directors Association is a great place to find some new teaching ideas, some new friends, and some support for what we do daily. SD-ACDA also sponsors state honor

Congratulations 2019 Award Winners

Congratulations to the following winners of the annual SD-ACDA Awards: Overture Award - Chris Jacobson, Aberdeen Central Encore Award - Robyn Starks Holcomb, Sioux Falls Roosevelt Lifetime Achievement - Susan Porter, Platte-Geddes

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