Congratulations to Lazaro Alonso for being selected as the winner of the FVA Choral Composition Contest! Lazaro is a junior at Miami Arts Studio 6–12 at Zelda Glazer and a student of Ryan and Cindy Ellis. Because we were not able to hear it performed at the FMEA Conference this year, Lazaro’s composition, Sanctus, can… Read More FVA Composition Contest Winner
Martin Luther King Jr. said, “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” The elation of growing as educators, the joy of making music and the delight of fellowship and friendship is waiting for us… Read More SAVE THE DATE: FVA Summer Conference & Head’s Choral Panorama!
Information is now available for the special 2021 Concert MPA. Member-directors may find additional details in an email from FVA.
FVA is pleased to announce its newly elected executive leadership! David Pletincks (District 5) will take office as President-Elect, and Michelle Tredway (District 1) will take office as Middle School Chair-Elect, on July 1, 2021. Congratulations!
FVA mourns the loss of Rosemary Caldwell Collins, who passed away on Tuesday, December 22. A graduate of Countryside High School, Rosemary earned music degrees from the University of Southern Mississippi and Southeastern Louisiana University. She returned to her home in Pinellas County to teach music at Ponce De Leon Elementary School, Safety Harbor Middle… Read More Remembering Rosemary Caldwell Collins