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Eric Whitacre and Avi Kaplan Honor Choir Festival

posted Apr 3, 2018, 9:42 AM by Darin Shryock   [ updated Apr 3, 2018, 9:52 AM ]
Greetings Arizona Choral Educators.

Please take a moment to remind your students that registration for the Eric Whitacre and Avi Kaplan Honor Choir Festival  Festival is this Friday, April 6.  

*Please note that, per AMEA policy, you must accompany your student to any AMEA/ACE/ABODA festival or have an "Official Designee" with a letter signed by your principal.

ACE and McClintock HS present The Eric Whitacre and Avi Kaplan(formerly of Pentatonix) Honor Coir Festival!

Come join us for this epic event held at McClintock HS May 25 & 26, 2018.  Rehearsals and performance will take place at McClintock HS. 

Please send musically capable singers to attend.  You may send 4 singers or 44 singers…just make sure it’s balanced as much as possible.  

We will rehearse on Friday 5/25 3:30-9:00pm (subject to change).  This rehearsal will be led by John Byun, director of choral/vocal activities at Riverside City College, CA.  

Saturday 5/26 – check in at 9:00am.  Rehearsal, Q & A sessions, with Eric and Avi throughout the day culminating in a concert for family and friends at 7pm. (detailed schedule to follow)

Music – we will sing songs by Eric Whitacre, conducted by Eric and also perform charts by Pentatonix and originals from Avriel and the Sequoias.  Avi will sing along with the choir!

Cost - $150 per singer (covers all music and all festival costs)

General Admission for Concert - $20 (please preorder…as I’m sure it will sell out!)

Send completed applications to no later than April 6, 2018.  
Payment can be mailed, checks made out to Jbproductions Sent to John Byun 36255 Trail Creek Cir Wildomar, CA 92595
or processed through PayPal at

I hope you can join us for this amazing festival!! Eric and Avi are super stoked to bring this festival to AZ and the amazing choral programs.