Register your singers for the Invitational Conference Choir

Can you recommend a balanced quartet or octet of students who would like to commit to participate in this exciting opportunity to work with our headliner, Maria Guinand? Register before May 23, 2022.

You’re invited!

The IDACDA Board is proud to announce an invitational conference choir with Maria Guinand as a part of the fall Idaho ACDA conference this October 6-8, 2022 at Cathedral of the Rockies. Please register your highly committed, upper level high school students, and collegiate choral members to participate!

Registration is due May 23, 2022 at midnight.

Invitational Conference Choir Schedule

Wednesday October 5, 2022 at Cathedral of the Rockies

4pm to 6pm rehearsal with Maria Guinand
6pm to 7pm dinner (provided)
7pm to 9pm rehearsal with Maria Guinand

Thursday, October 6, 2022 at Cathedral of the Rockies

1pm to 3pm rehearsal with Maria Guinand
3pm to 4pm break
4pm to 6pm rehearsal with Maria Guinand
6pm to 7pm dinner (provided)

Friday, October 7, 2022 at Cathedral of the Rockies

Early afternoon: Live conference rehearsal session with Maria Guinand
Evening: Concert hour at Cathedral of the Rockies

Quartet
SATB
$
265
  • Includes music digital sheet music licenses, practice files, t-shirt, dinner on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.
  • NOT INCLUDED: transportation, lodging, additional meals.
Octet
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$
515
  • Includes music digital sheet music licenses, practice files, t-shirt, dinner on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.
  • NOT INCLUDED: transportation, lodging, additional meals.

Meet Maria Guinand, Fall 2022 Headliner

María Guinand received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in music from the University of Bristol, England, in 1976 and 1982, respectively. She then earned a Choral Conductor Diploma from the Youth Orchestra Academy in Caracas in 1980. She was born in Caracas, Venezuela on 3 June 1953, and started her musical studies at 7 years old, receiving piano lessons with Alberto Grau and Cristina Vidal Pereira, as well as beginning her formal studies at the Juan Manuel Olivares School of Music in Caracas under the tutelage of Angel Sauce and Gonzalo Castellanos.

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