Elementary Choral Festival

Elementary Honors Choir

2019 NHMEA Elementary Honors Choir Festival

 Date:                           Friday, April 12, 2019

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

Festival Schedule:        

            8:30am  Arrival & REGISTRATION

            9:00am-3:30pm Rehearsals

            4:00pm Performance

Guest Conductor:   Craig B. Knapp

Conductor Bio: https://craigknappmusic.com/about-craig

Nominations are due by Friday, January 11, 2019 at midnight. Link to Nomination Form


  1. Teachers nominate gr. 4-6 students with an online form (similar to MS festival format)
  2. Nominations due by January 12, 2018
  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.

Festival Repertoire

Laudamus Te, W. A. Mozart, arr. Friedersdorf & Malvar-Keylock (JWP#10070216)

Spirits, Douglas Beam (JWP#10034720)

I Ask for One Day, Jim Papoulis (JWP#10519315)

Walk in Jerusalem, Rollo Dilworth (JWP#3701425)


Please contact AJ Coppola (acoppola@pemibaker.org) if you would like to be involved as a committee member for this festival.