Northwestern Division Conference: Elektra
Date: March 8, 2014
During the 2014 Northwestern Division Conference, ACDA will present . . .
With a mandate to inspire and lead in the choral art form through excellence in performance and through the creation, exploration, and celebration of women’s repertoire, Vancouver’s ElektraWomen’s Choir has long held a leadership role in the international classical women’s choir movement. The choir is known for its adventurous programming, seeking out music written specifically for women, and frequently commissioning new works. Elektra is a multiplefirst-place winner in Canada’s national choral competition for women’s and contemporary repertoire. Elektra has commissioned nearly sixty compositions and arrangements in itstwenty-six-year history. Through eleven recordings the choir has become a valuedresource for conductors the world over looking to program the best of Canadian and international repertoire for treble voices In addition to its concert season of three unique productions, outreach programs for young singers and conductors are a priority for Elektra.
The ACDA Northwestern Division Conference will take place March 12-15, 2014, in Seattle, Washington. You can register NOW.