2019 Middle School Choirs of Distinction

The Florida Vocal Association congratulates the following choirs, which were selected by their district adjudication panels as Middle School Choirs of Distinction! These 10 choirs from 8 schools – and their directors – will be recognized at this year’s Awards …

Elaine McNamara Scholarship Recipient

Congratulations to Gabriela Serpa, the 2019 recipient of FVA’s Elaine McNamara Scholarship! Gabriela was an active participant in FVA All-State Choruses and Music Performance Assessments as a choral student at Forest Glen Middle School (Anthony Zoeller, director) and Coral Springs …

FVA Composition Contest Winner

Congratulations to Sophia Contratto, the 2019 FVA Composition Contest winner! Her composition, Serenade, received its world premiere performance on Friday, January 11 with Dr. Beth Gibbs conducting the 2019 All-State Reading Chorus to an enthusiastic ovation from the audience. Sophia …

FVA Election Results

The Florida Vocal Association would like to congratulate Jeannine Stemmer (Florida Christian School, Miami-Dade County) and Andrea Peacock (Burns Middle School, Hillsborough County) for their election as President-Elect and Middle School Chair-Elect of FVA, respectively. We look forward to their …