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Ohio Choral Directors Association

Promoting excellence in choral music throughout Ohio.

Virtual Conference Resources

On Tuesday, June 23, 2020 OCDA held its first Virtual Conference. Featured were keynote and guest speakers, panel discussions, roundtable discussions, concert sessions and a virtual reading session made possible by J.W. Pepper. This page contains access to some of the sessions and materials presented at the virtual conference.
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Documents & Materials

Below are PDF documents of the slide presentations of Dr. Apfelstadt and Dr. Edgar, PDF documents from NAfME regarding SEL, the ACDA Covid-19 Committee Report and links to other resources.
Dr. Hilary Apfelstadt - “Leadership in Changing Times”
**PDF of slide presentation**
If you would like more information in regards to Dr. Apfelstadt’s presentation, you may contact her at hilary.apfelstadt@utoronto.ca. If you wish to share her slides further, please give her credit in your presentations.

ACDA Covid-19 Committee Report
**PDF file**
Dr. Scott Edgar - “Social Emotional Learning and Music Education: Now More Than Ever”
**PDF of slide presentation**
More information can be found at https://selarts.org

If you are interested in Scott’s Book, Music Education and Social Emotional Learning, it can be found here.
NAfME Social Emotional Learning Brochure
**PDF file**
SEL & Music Education
**PDF file**

 

Concert Sessions

Session I
Session II
Session III

 

Reading Session Titles

Below are ALL of the summer reading session titles; the Virtual Reading Session from our conference featured one title per R&R Category. Keep in mind that not all of the titles will include a PDF in the J.W. Pepper eMusic site/app.

The titles are grouped by ACDA R&R parent categories (Youth, Collegiate, Lifelong, Repertoire Specific). When navigating the tables, you can click the arrows at the top RH of each table to get to the performance links.
Youth
Title
Comp/Arr
Voicing
R&R Category
Link
Cantate!
Ken Berg
SA
Community Children
NA
O Give Thanks
Wayland Rogers
SA
Community Children
Precious Lord, Take My Hand
arr. J. Reese Norris
SSAA
Community Children
The Path to the Moon
Eric Thiman
Unison
Community Children
This is Why We Sing
Greg Gilpin
2-Part
Community Children
We Raise Up Our Voices
Amy F. Bernon
SSA
Community Children
America, The Beautiful
arr. Darmon Meader
SATB Divisi
High School
Non Nobis, Domine
Rosephanye Powell
SATB Divisi
High School
Sanctus
Jan Sandström
SATB
High School
Suliko
arr. Brent Wells
SATB Divisi
High School
Te Deum
Sonja Poorman
SATB
High School
The Blue Ridge
Elaine Hagenberg
SATB Divisi
High School
Aura Lee
Earlene Rentz
SAB
Junior High/Middle School
Et in Terra Pax
Mary Lynn Lightfoot
SAB
Junior High/Middle School
He Watching Over Israel
Mendelssohn, arr. Gilpin
SAB
Junior High/Middle School
If My Voice Had Wings
Judith Harrington
SA
Junior High/Middle School
Old Dan Tucker
Neil Ginsberg
SAB
Junior High/Middle School
Throw Open Your Shutters (A Festive Madrigal)
Amy Bernon
SAB
Junior High/Middle School
A Holiday Fiesta
Mary Donnelly/George Strid
2-Part
School Children
Adeste Fideles
Cristi Cary Miller
2-Part
School Children
Echo
Sally Albrecht
2-Part
School Children
Lovely Rainbow
Katie O’Connor Ballantyne
2-Part
School Children
Muana Moke
Victor Johnson
2-Part
School Children
The Bicycle
Andy Beck
2-Part
School Children
Collegiate
Title
Comp/Arr
Voicing
R&R Category
Link
All Things Common
Tarik O’Regan
SATB Divisi
College/University
Enosh
Louis Lewandowski
SATB
College/University
Get Away, Jordan
arr. Stacey V. Gibbs
SATB Divisi
College/University
In Beauty May I Walk
Jonathan Dove
SATB
College/University
Kyrie (based on the Adagio from Moonlight Sonata)
arr. Gottlob Benedict Bieren
SATB
College/University
Light of a Clear Blue Morning
arr. Craig Hella Johnson
SATB Divisi
College/University
Lifelong
Title
Comp/Arr
Voicing
R&R Category
Link
Agnus Dei
Karl Jenkins
SATB Divisi
Community Choirs
Didn’t My Lord Deliver Daniel?
arr. Mark Hayes
SATB Divisi
Community Choirs
Grace Before Sleep
Susan LaBarr
SATB Divisi
Community Choirs
How Can I Keep From Singing
Robert Lowery/arr. Sarah Quartel
SATB Divisi
Community Choirs
Mary’s Child
Bob Chilcott
SATB Divisi
Community Choirs
Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day?
John Rutter
SATB
Community Choirs
You Do Not Walk Alone
Elaine Hagenberg
SATB
Community Choirs
As Newborn Stars Were Sturred to Song
David Hurd
SATB
Music In Worship
I Love You, Oh My God
David Hogan
2-Part
Music In Worship
NA
My Eyes for Beauty Pine
Herbert Howells
Unison/SATB
Music In Worship
O Sorrow Deep
David Hurd
SATB
Music In Worship
NA
Of Hospitality
Jane Marshall
SATB
Music In Worship
Sing, My Soul, His Wondrous Love
Sarah MacDonald
SATB
Music In Worship
Sweet Music
arr. Russel Schulz-Widmar
SATB
Music In Worship
NA
Repertoire Specific
Title
Comp/Arr
Voicing
R&R Category
Link
Love Make The World Go Round
Alex Phan
SATB
Contemporary A Cappella
Revolution
Pinkzebra
SATB Divisi
Contemporary A Cappella
Valentine
Jacob Naverud
SATB
Contemporary A Cappella
Water Fountain
Kristopher Fulton
SATB
Contemporary A Cappella
Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In
arr. Roger Emerson
SATB
Contemporary-Show Choir
Can’t Stop Dancin’
arr. Mac Huff
SATB
Contemporary-Show Choir
I See Colors
Pinkzebra
SAB
Contemporary-Show Choir
Sing
arr. Mark Brymer
SATB
Contemporary-Show Choir
Valentine
arr. Jacob Naverud
SAB
Contemporary-Show Choir
Ai Hai Yo
Taylor Arcari
SAB
Ethnic-Developing
Alma Caribe
Juan Tony Guzman
SSA
Ethnic-Developing
Nanuma
Audrey Snyder
SAB
Ethnic-Developing
Obwisana
Victor Johnson
2-Part
Ethnic-Developing
Pong Dang Pong Dang
Michael Ryan
2-Part
Ethnic-Developing
Tongo
Greg Gilpin
SAB
Ethnic-Developing
Tres Trabalenguas
Mark Burrows
2-Part
Ethnic-Developing
Don’t Be Afraid
Allyson Reigh/Jennifer McMillan
SATB
Ethnic-Intermdiate/Advanced
Drinkin’ of the Wine
Rosephayne Powell
SATB
Ethnic-Intermdiate/Advanced
Ikan Kekek
Tracy Wong
SATB
Ethnic-Intermdiate/Advanced
Wau Bulan
Tracy Wong
SA
Ethnic-Intermdiate/Advanced
Bright Morning Stars
Shawn Kirchner
TTBB
Men’s Chorus
Harriet Tubman
Rollo Dilworth
TTBB
Men’s Chorus
Rain Music
Laura Farnell
TB
Men’s Chorus
The Beat of a Different Drum
Sarah Quartel
TB
Men’s Chorus
Will the Circle Be Unbroken
J. David Moore
TTBB
Men’s Chorus
Zion hört die Wächter singen
Dietrich Buxtehude, ed. Crocker
TB
Men’s Chorus
Moonlight in Vermont
Darmon Meader
SATB
Vocal Jazz
Bluesette
Paris Rutherford
SATB
Vocal Jazz
Every Day I Have the Blues
Kirby Shaw
3-Part Mixed
Vocal Jazz
Higher Ground
Paul Langford
SATB Divisi
Vocal Jazz
It’s You I Like
Paris Rutherford
SATB
Vocal Jazz
Canticle to the Spirit
Eleanor Daley
SA
Women’s Chorus
Frozen In
Dale Trumbore
SSA
Women’s Chorus
See Amid the Winter’s Snow
arr. Susan Brumfield
SA
Women’s Chorus
Stars In Your Bones
Joan Szymko
SSAA
Women’s Chorus
They May Tell You
Andrea Ramsey
SSAA
Women’s Chorus
Will There Really Be A Morning?
Craig Hella Johnson
SA
Women’s Chorus