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CCMC Composers Performed at North Central ACDA Convention

My teaching partner took off most of the week earlier this month and attended the North Central ACDA Convention.  I asked him to bring me the programs.  These are the CCMC composers that were performed and who performed their works.  I wasn't there but I expect they went well, these are all great choirs. If I missed anyone, speak up.  Also if you know you were performed at any of the other spring conventions please share. 
 
Tell us about the works.
 
Timothy Tackach    The Alien Landscape 
Performed by Eastview High School Concert Choir, Apple Valley, MN
Directed by Gregory Douma
 
Jaakko Mäntjärvi   Double, Double, Toil and Trouble
Performed by The Gustavus Choir, St. Peter, MN
Directed by Gregory Aune
 
Michael Engelhardt     Wayfaring Stranger
Performed by Iowa City West High School Chorale, IA
Directed by Ryan Person
 
Mark Templeton  When I Hear Her I Have Wings
Performed by University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Singing Statesmen
Directed by Gary Schwartzhoff
 
Wallace De Pue   arrangement of Praetorius’ Sing Dem Herrn
Middle Level Boys Honor Choir
Directed by Vincent Oakes
 
René Clausen Psalm 100
Performed by Middle Level Girls Honor Choir
Directed by Maribeth Yoder-White
 
on April 5, 2014 12:52pm
Hey, folks! I had a short but great time at NC ACDA. "This Alien Landscape" was a premiere, and it was a new piece for SATB choir, surdo drum, crotales and suspended cymbal.
 
I was also fortunate to have two premieres at Central ACDA. One was for the Miami University Men's Glee Club called "Rough Beast" for TTBB and percussion (Yeats' poem "The Second Coming"). The other was a new piece for VocalEssence called "Listen to the Apples." It was a setting of some prose by Louise Erdrich. Great experiences and great premieres at both conventions! Text here: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/9388.Louise_Erdrich
 
In a separate but related note, my setting of "Salve Regina" for double men's choir was performed by the Texas All State Men's Choir this February, and they sounded fantastic on it! This piece was originall commissioned for the Notre Dame Men's Glee Club last year. Serious singing going on in Texas - unbelievable!

This has been my first year as a full-time composer - I retired from singing with Cantus last July, and I've been fortunate to have a busy year full of writing. Next project is a band piece! Wish me luck!

Tim
Applauded by an audience of 2
on April 6, 2014 6:17am
So Is My Beloved performed at Southern Division ACDA
Rochelle women's chorus, Florida
Hillary Ridgley, conductor
 Friday March 7th 2014
 
Lee Kesselman
www.kesselmanpress.com
Applauded by an audience of 2
on April 7, 2014 5:51pm
"If Ever There Is" was performed at the ACDA Southern Conference by the Director's Chorus, Francisco Núñez conducting.
Score/recording here here: http://www.richcampbell.us/composer.htm
SATB a cappella, medium difficulty, duration 5 min. 
text by American poet Robert Creeley
a wish for peace, appropriate for many concert settings 
 
I'd be happy to email a perusal pdf to anyone interested.
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