Melody Clutter

Hello Fellow Directors!
I look forward to helping represent our district again this year! I have included below dates of our ICDA SC events.  Pre-all state rehearsal will be held September 13 at Indianola.   The registration form is included.  Dr. Mark Babcock from Central College will be the mass rehearsal director. It will be a wonderful opportunity so bring your students.  
Please take advantage of our South Central Choral opportunities.  Our district will be holding the following ICDA choir events

Pre all State at Indianola High School, September 13, 2014
Julie Schnieders and Val Hagener, hosts
High School ICDA Honor Choir at Newton, February 5, 2015 Norm Grimm, Host
7th and 8th Grade ICDA Honor Choir at Perry, March 2, 2015 Jenn Nelson, Host
7th and 8th Grade ICDA Honor at Indianola Middle School, March 3, 2015
Melody Easter-Clutter and Lindsey Bruner, Hosts
5th and 6th grade ICDA Honor Choir at Indianola Middle School April 2, 2015
Melody Easter-Clutter and Lindsey Bruner, Hosts
Please see attachment below with new details regarding our honor choirs. 


Have a great 2014-15 musical school year!

Melody Clutter
South Central District Chair

South Central Fall Mailing South Central Fall Letter to come

South Central Fall Mailing South Central Deadline Dates

South Central District Events 2014-2015


Sept 13, 2013




Pre-All-State Rehearsal
8:00 – 12:00 Pre All-State - @ Indianola HS Music Wing
Hosts Val Hagener & Julie Schnieders


Info and Registration


Sept 6-25

Deadline for OPUS Honor Audition Recordings. Submissions between September 6 midnight September 25


Oct tba

All-State Auditions
Indianola HS


Nov 1

Application Deadline for ICDA/ICF Choral Commissioning Comp.



Nov 8

ICDA Fall Symposium
Free Fall Symposium 1ST YEAR ARTS EDUCATORS!!
Iowa Central Community College, Fort Dodge


Nov 20

OPUS 2011 Festival & Concert             
CY Stephens, Ames


Nov 21-22

2011 Iowa All-State Festival
ISU, Ames


Feb 5, 2015

High School Honor Choir - @ Newton High School
January 7, 2015  Fees for ICDA High School Honor Choir are due.
Registration Form
Director Notes to come
Song Selection


Feb 25-28

ACDA National Conference
Salt Lake City, UT, visit










March 2








March 3

7th & 8th Grade Honor Choir - Perry HS
Host: Jenn Nelson

Registration FormSSA
Registration FormSATB
Song Selection Treble Choir and Mixed Choir
Director Notes-7-8 Treblel Choir to come

7th & 8th Grade Honor Choir - Indianola HS
Hosts: Melody Easter-Clutter and Lindsey Bruner

Registration Form SSA
Registration Form SATB
Song Selection Treble Choir and Mixed Choir
SSA Music
Director Notes to come


April 2



5th-6th Grade Honor Choir
Indianola Middle School
Melody Easter-Clutter and Lindsey Bruner, Hosts
Registration Form 5th grade
Registration Form 6th grade
Song Selections-5th
Song Selections-6th
Director Notes-5th
Rehearsal Notes-5th
Director Notes-6th


May 1

ICDA Deadline for Scholarship/Research Grant Applications


May 15

ICDA Outstanding Performer’s Showcase


July 27-30

ICDA Summer Symposium@ NIACC, Mason City