Ryan Beeken, director of choral studies, conducted the American Choral Directors Association Central and North-Central Division 7–9 grade male changing voice ensemble in Chicago, Illinois, on February 15–17, 2018.
ACDA holds regional conferences biennially. Conductors are selected from an international pool. ACDA advertises the conference, honor choirs, and guest conductors via the Choral Journal, which is distributed internationally. The festival in Chicago featured 110 students selected via audition from an 11-state region.
Department of Music