2018 TCDA Elementary Honor Choir


We are pleased to announce the 2018 TCDA Elementary Honor Choir, under the direction of Ruth Dwyer, Associate Director of the Indianapolis Children’s Choir and the Artistic Director of the Columbus, Indiana Children’s Choir.  The TCDA select chorus will be a part of the 2018 TCDA Convention to be held in San Antonio, TX, July 26-28, 2018.  This auditioned group will be comprised of approximately 150 students who have completed grades 4, 5, or 6. Students selected to the chorus will be expected to arrive mentally and musically prepared for rehearsals beginning Thursday afternoon, July 26. The 2.5 musical and fun filled days will conclude with a concert performance on Saturday afternoon, July 28, for over 1,000 choral directors, families and guests.  This is a once in a lifetime experience for your students, and an incredible opportunity to work with the wonderful master teacher, Ruth Dwyer.

General Information - 2018 TCDA Elementary Honor Choir Information

  • Auditions are NOW OPEN! (click here or the "Registration button" above to be directed to the audition site)
  • You may download the hard copy of instructions, the audition music and the registration form by clicking here.  Teachers must submit all applications online.  We recommend the paper audition form be distributed to students and parents for their review and completion.  Then the teacher can enter the information online.
Important Dates
  • February 1, 2018 - Applications will open for submission online by clicking the registration button at the top of this page
  • Please review tips for the audition process and the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) here
  • March 24 - Application postmark and online deadline
  • April 25 - Notifications go out to all applicants
  • May 15 - Registration Fee and medical release forms due (for selected students )
  • Late May - Music sent
  • July 26 - Registration/Rehearsals Begin in San Antonio
  • July 28 - Honor Choir Concert

For Online registration, click on the Honor Choir Registration button at the top of the page.  Only current, 2018 members (teachers) will complete the online registration.