What’s New?

2016-17 All-State Omnibus

It’s here! The All-State Omnibus is a resource for directors containing all of the information for the 2016-17 FVA All-State Chorus audition cycle. If you can’t find the information you need in the Omnibus, please consult the FVA Handbook or contact Jason Locker, All-State Chair.

State MPA 2017

The dates and locations of the 2017 FVA State Music Performance Assessments have been finalized. Complete the registration process as soon as possible after your District MPA events for the best chance at securing preferred dates/sites.

State Solo/Ensemble MPA

  • North: March 24-25, 2017 at Santa Fe College (Gainesville)
  • Central: March 30-April 1, 2017 at Seminole State College (Lake Mary)
  • South: April 7-8, 2017 at Palm Beach Atlantic University (West Palm Beach)

State Choral MPA

  • North: April 17-18, 2017 at Faith Presbyterian Church (Tallahassee)
  • Central: April 24-27, 2017 at First Presbyterian Church (Lakeland)
  • South: April 19-21, 2017 at American Heritage School (Plantation)

View complete details on the State MPA page.

Elaine C. McNamara Scholarships

Each year, FVA honors former Executive Director and Hall of Fame member Elaine McNamara by awarding scholarships in her name to first-year college freshmen majoring in Choral Music Education.

Applications must be postmarked by September 15, 2016 to Mark Scott, FVA Executive Director. The recipient(s) will be announced at the FMEA Conference in January!

Summer 2016: Session Handouts

The following session handouts from FVA Summer Convention 2016 can be viewed/downloaded.

“What’s in their toolbox?” sessions are presented by Rosemary Collins, Shanpatrick Davis, Debbie Mar, and Evan Powers on Saturday morning.

Register for Summer Convention 2016

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Be advised that Head’s Choral Panorama (July 28 – 29, 2016) and FVA Summer Convention (July 29 – 30, 2016) are held consecutively at the same location, but they require separate registration forms.

The pre-registration deadline for FVA Summer Convention is July 1. After that date, participants can register on-site. Contact Mark Scott with questions.

Looking for the schedule and other details? Look no further!