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.
Workshop fee: $20.00 per student
- 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
- Includes rehearsal sessions and Lunch
8:15 AM Registration
8:45 AM Master Rehearsal Session
10:15 AM Break out sectionals
11:00 AM Master Rehearsal Session
- 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
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