District 4

District Chairman’s Current Message

District Officers

About District 4

District 4 serves choral directors in Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Clay, Columbia, Duval, Gilchrist, Levy, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns, and Union counties.

Important FVA dates:

Sept. 1, 2016   DEADLINE for Membership in FMEA/FVA for

All-State eligibility www.flmusiced.org to update and pay for membership.

Sept. 2, 2016 DEADLINE for All-State Registration*

          *All documents & payment must be postmarked by 9/2*

Sept. 15, 2016. DEADLINE for membership in FSMA (school) for MPA participation

Sept. 24, 2016  FIRST DAY to call for hotel reservations for FMEA Convention/All-State in Tampa. 9:00 am

September 24, 2016.  FMEA Pre-Registration Opens

Nov. 14, 2016   DEADLINE for canceling Tampa hotel rooms for All-State

Jan. 11-14, 2017 FMEA/All-State Convention—Tampa

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Important District 4 dates:

Aug. 13, 2016               Fall District IV Meeting

Location: Mandarin Middle School

Time: 9:30 am Eat, 10:00 am Meet

Aug. 22- Sept. 2.        Registration Window for All-State Registration

Sept. 17, 2016              All-State MUSICIANSHIP TEST

Location: Mandarin Middle School

Time: 1:00 check in/ 1:30 start

Sept. 26, 2016      FIRST DAY to call for hotel reservations

             for FMEA Convention/All-State in Tampa. 9:00 am

Sept. 24, 2016.             FMEA Pre-Registration Opens

Sept.22-24,  2016              Jacksonville Sings

(cara.tasher@unf.edu  for more information)

October 7-8, 2016       Stetson University Honor Clinic

location: Deland, FL

Oct 15, 2016                 All-State MUSIC VOCAL QUALITY TEST

Location: Mandarin Middle School

8:30 check in/9:00 start Middle School/ Junior High

12:30 check n/1:00 start High School

Nov. 4 & 5, 2016           Florida ACDA Conference

Location:   Seminole State College         www.flacda.org

Nov. 12, 2016.                DEADLINE to cancel FMEA Hotels             

Jan. 11-14, 2017            FMEA/All-State Convention

location:  Tampa

Jan. 20, 2017    DEADLINE for Solo/Ensemble. MPA Registration

*All documents & payment must be postmarked by this date*

Online & Paper)

Jan.  27, 2017           Stetson University Men’s Choir Festival

Jan. 28, 2017.     Jacksonville Children’s Chorus Honor Choir

Contact: Darren Dailey    www.jaxchildrenschorus.org

February 3, 2017      DEADLINE for HS Choral MPA Registration      

(online and paper forms) *All documents & Payment must be postmarked*

February 17-18, 2017      District Solo & Ensemble

Location:   Douglas Anderson School of the Arts

Feb. 18, 2017.     DEADLINE for Choral MS MPA Registration

(Online & Paper)     *All documents & payment must be postmarked*

 March 3-4, 2017        High School Choral MPA

Location:   St. Augustine High School

March 8-11, 2017.     National ACDA Conference

Location:  Minneapolis     www.acda.org

March 24-25, 2017     North State Solo & Ensemble

Location: Santa Fe College Gainesville

April 8, 2017.            Middle School Choral MPA

Location:  Mandarin Middle School

April 17-18, 2017      North State Choral MPA

Location: Tallahassee Faith Presbyterian Church

 May 1, 2017               Spring District IV Meeting   

 Location:  Olive Garden 10114 Phillips Hwy (near the Avenues Mall) 6pm