Elementary Choral Festival


2017 NHMEA Elementary Honors Choir Festival


Date:                           Friday, March 31, 2017

Location:                    Grappone Conference Center (GCC), Concord, NH

Festival Schedule:        

            8:30am  Arrival & REGISTRATION

            9:00am-3:30pm Rehearsals

            4:00pm Performance

Guest Conductor:   Michele Adams, Boston Children’s Chorus

Pianist: Jenny H. Chou, Boston Children’s Chorus

Guest Conductor and Guest Pianist Bios

The Nomination deadline for this year’s festival has passed


  1. Teachers nominate gr. 4-6 students with an online form (similar to MS festival format)
  2. Nominations due by January 13, 2017
  3. There is a $20 participation fee per student
  4. Target chorus membership will be 75-80 singers representing music programs throughout New Hampshire
  5. Rehearsals will take place in GCC and teachers are invited to attend rehearsals or the scheduled in-service sessions
  6. Students will bring a bag lunch, water bottle, music & pencil
  7. Students should arrive in black bottom/white top concert attire and wear it throughout the day.
  8. Tickets will be available for purchase onsite only at the rate of $5 for adults, students, and senior citizens.


Learning Tracks

NHMEA Elem Honors Chorus medical form

Folder information letter

Honors Chorus schedule

Registration form



Please contact Sandra Howard (showard1@keene.edu) if you would like to be involved as a committee member for this festival.

Duties will include day of the festival work only – supervising rehearsals.