Alabama ACDA

2017 Young Voices Festival

April 28-29, 2017

University of Alabama




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The University of Alabama is the venue for the 2017 Alabama ACDA Young Voices Festival

Auditions February 10 and 11.


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Young Voices 2017

Boychoir        All Boys 4th-6th Grade selected by teacher

  • Sing Dem Herrn (Praetorius/Warner Brothers) - 2-5 part canon
  • Exultate Justi In Domino (D. Farrell Smith/Carl Fischer) - 2-part
  • Oh Shenandoah (arr. Schram/Brilee) - 2 part
  • Nobody Liked Her But Me (Bradford/Colla Voce) - 2-part
  • Wade in the Water (arr. Hogan/Hal Leonard) - 2-part
  • Come! Sing With Me / SATB / K. Berg / National Music Publishers


Girls Choir         All Girls 4th-6th Grade selected by teacher


  • I Am But A Small Voice, Whittaker/Coates (Unison w/2-part chorus)
  • The Song That Nature Sings, Schram (Unison)
  • Don Gato, Ray Doughty (mostly unison, 1 small 2-part section)
  • Kuwa Furaha, Jim Papoulis (2-part)
  • Keep Your Lamps, Greg Gilpin (2-part)
  • Come! Sing With Me / SATB / K. Berg / National Music Publishers


Junior High Mixed Choir         All Boys and Girls 7th-9th Grade selected by audition - students will audition on each song listed.

  • Jabula Jesu, arr. Stephen Hatfield, Boosey & Hawkes, Inc.
  • O Praise the Mighty Lord, Alleluia! arr. Patrick M. Liebergen, Jubilate Music
  • Travelin’ Train, Rollo Dilworth, Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Who Can Sail Without the Wind? arr. Dan Forrest, Hinshaw Music, Inc.
  • My Good Lord’s Done Been Here, arr. AndrĂ© J. Thomas, Heritage Music Press
  • Come! Sing With Me / SATB / K. Berg / National Music Publisher




The Young Voices Festival is sponsored by the Alabama chapter of the American Choral Directors Association





Shirley Ellison