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Aug 26, 2017
8:00 AM
Waldorf University Campus

Waldorf University All-State Vocal/Piano Accompanist Workshop

This Workshop is designed as a follow-up event to the initial All-State Vocal Workshops held each August immediately following the issue of the Iowa All-State Vocal Selections. In addition, another workshop will be held in conjunction offering information and skills development for those pianists that will be auditioning as an All-State Accompanist.

The event features expert clinicians with proven success in the Iowa All-State event. 
  • Joel Everist, Associate Professor of Vocal Activities will lead the Vocal Master Ensemble in rehearsals. All Master rehearsals will be accompanied by Rachel Everist.
  • Jackie Burke, Iowa All-State Choir Chair will lead the Piano Accompanist Master Classes.
  • Break-out sessions for each voice category (SATB) will be lead by a team of Successful Choral Directors:
    • Travis Beck, Assistant Conductor of the Waldorf University Choirs
    • Linda Ferjak, Retired, Successful Vocal careers at Bishop Garrigan and Forest City High Schools,
    • Jason Heitland, Assistant Iowa All-State Vocal Chair.  Successful vocal program at Garner-Hayfield-Ventura High School.
    • Dr. Jessica Saunders, Associate Professor of Voice at Waldorf University
Workshop fee: $20.00 per student
  • Includes rehearsal sessions and Lunch 
Workshop Schedule:
            8:15 AM         Registration
            8:45 AM         Master Rehearsal Session
            10:15 AM       Break out sectionals
            11:00 AM       Master Rehearsal Session
            Noon               Lunch
Required Materials:
  • Students will need to bring their own music: the All State packet which they must purchase through West Music. 
  • Additional Band/Piano music which they need to secure from the IHSMA office.
Please contact Workshop Directors with questions.
Jackie Burk 641.425.1037
David Rutt 641.590.1521                                                                

Register today!

Registration checks payable to: “Waldorf University” and sent to the following address:
Waldorf University All-State Clinic
Att: David Rutt
106 South 6th St.
Forest City, IA 50436