JUNIOR HONOR CHOIR
South Dakota Junior Honor Choir 2022 will take place in Sioux Falls on January 21-22, 2022. The event is open for auditions to any current choir singer in grades 7-9 whose director is a member of SD-ACDA. Auditions will be held at the start of the 2021-22 school year. The audition window will be open from early September through the first week of October. The audition consists of singing a scale, America, and a short passage of a selection from one repertoire selection. Details of that repertoire will be determined over the summer. Auditions are recorded by the teacher and uploaded to a portal for the judges.
Selected students will be placed into either the approximately 96 voice SATB choir or the 75 voice SSA choir. Students will be housed at the Sioux Falls Sheraton/Convention Center. Rehearsals will begin mid-day on January 21st. The final concert will be held on the University of Sioux Falls Campus on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022. The directors for this year's event will be Dr. David Holdhusen (SATB), and Dr. Laura Diddle Hildebrant (SSA)..