Elementary Choir
Membership Requirement
For a student to participate in KMEA honor groups the sponsoring teacher must be an active member of the Kansas Music Educators Association.

Elementary Choir

2023-24

Clinician
McKenna Stenson, University of Kansas

Important Dates
Dec. 7 - Nomination Deadline
Jan. 26 - Participation Fees due with invoice, $12 per selected participant
Feb. 3 - Late Participation fees due (with invoice), $24 per selected participant
Feb. 3 - Clinic & Concert @ Junction City HS Junction City MS
This event will be held at Junction City Middle School


Nominations
  • Entries are submitted in the KMEA Members site
  • Entries must contain students' actual names. Placeholder entries will not be accepted.

Nomination Formula
The choir is comprised of 5th and 6th grade students who are nominated by their school's music teacher for their musical skills. Please use the formula below for figuring how many student entries you may submit. Check your school's total 5th and 6th grade enrollment. If you have 20 or fewer students for your total enrollment, you may bring 4 singers. You may add 1 more singer for every 20 students you have in addition to the first 20.

Example:
If you have a total of 75 5th and 6th graders in your school, you may send 7 students to District Honor Choir.
4 students (for the first 20 students)
+1 student (for 21-40 students)
+1 student (for 41-60 students)
+1 student (for 61-80 students)

Event Schedule
7:30-8:00 AM - Registration
8:00-9:00 AM - Rehearsal
9:00-9:15 - Break
9:15-10:30 - Rehearsal and Director's Meeting
10:30-10:45 - Break
10:45-11:45 - Rehearsal
11:45 - Let audience in
12:00 - Concert

Repertoire

Ton The (SA) by Jeanne & Robert Gilmore / arr. Susan Brumfield
Dream Keeper (2-pt) Rollo Dilworth
Animal Verses, by Ogden Nash, Marion Verhaalen
Sing to Me (2-pt) Andrea Ramsey
Count on Me (2-pt) arr. Janet Day
 
Chairperson
Josh Yoho
St Marys GS
312 Grand Ave
St Marys, KS 66536
w: 785-437-6159
Important Dates - Elem. Choir
Aug. 30, 2023 - Wed
Downbeat Session
Manhattan HS
5:00 PM - Meal
5:30 PM - Meeting
Dec. 7, 2023 - Thu
Nomination Deadline — Elementary Choir
Jan. 26, 2024 - Fri
Participation Fees Due — Elementary Choir
$12 participation fee per selected student
Feb. 3, 2024 - Sat
Clinic & Concert — Elementary Choir
Junction City HS
This event will be held at Junction City Middle School

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