IMPORTANT ALL STATE CHORUS UPDATE AS OF JULY 25th
GMEA is actively discussing and planning for All State Chorus for the 2020/2021 school year. The dates provided below will most likely change. All State Deadlines will be adjusted and we will know more after Labor Day. Use the information below to help you decide which package you would like to purchase. It is possible that auditions will happen as late as January, and All State Weekend might be moved to late April. As we learn information, we will update that information here!
This Fall, VOCE will offer All State Registration and Audition Prep classes for 7th – 12th grade singers. You are able to register through your Middle or High School if you are a member of the chorus at your school, AND your teacher is a member of GMEA. All others have the opportunity to register through VOCE.
VOCE has the ability to send up to 75 singers to audition for All State. This opportunity is open to anyone who registers for VOCE’s Advanced Ensemble, and singers who register for the All State Audition Prep classes.
GEORGIA ALL STATE AUDITION REQUIREMENTS 1. Sing the Major, Minor, and Chromatic scales 2. Sight Read three, 4 measure examples 3. Perform solo selected by GMEA
IMPORTANT DATES FOR ALL STATE PARTICIPATION PROCESS (tentative and subject to changed due to COVID-19 precautions) September 7, 2020 - All State Registration and Payment due to VOCE November 7, 2020 - All State Audition 1 at South Effingham High School (students will secure their own transportation to and from auditions) November 23, 2020 - Audition results are usually posted during Thanksgiving break December 1, 2020 - All State Acceptance Payment and forms due to VOCE January 14th - 16th 2021 (exact date TBD) All State Audition 2 usually at Greenbrier Middle School, Evans Ga February 25 - 27, 2021 - All State Weekend, Athens Ga
The links below are for the Non-VOCE member class fees. There is a service charge added. To avoid the service charge, you can pay by check.