The FVA handbook is designed to provide you with needed information concerning the rules and procedures that help the organization to operate in an efficient, fair, and effective manner. Please refer to this handbook frequently as you prepare for FVA events. Each year the rules and procedures in this handbook are revised that can surprise even the most experienced directors! District chairs and experienced choral directors in your area are also available to help you as you prepare for FVA events. These resources will help you avoid costly mistakes and provide a more positive experience for you and your students.