ACDA student members (both undergraduate and graduate) are invited to submit applications for the ACDA Southern Region Conference Student Conducting Masterclass to be held in Raleigh, North Carolina on February 23-26, 2022.

Application Due Date: November 15, 2021

The selection committee will be guided in their acceptance process by the following criteria: 

  • Musical gesture
  • Style and articulation
  • Interpretation
  • Overall effectiveness

Student applicants must submit a front-facing video link (video cannot exceed ten minutes).  Please ensure student name or institution does not appear in the link site or page (youtube, vimeo...etc). The title of the video can be the composition name and composer.

The work can be SATB, SSA, or TTB. This is not a rehearsal format, rather conducting of the full piece. The video should not identify the student, institution, or major professor in any way (background or apparel). For any questions regarding the masterclass or application process, please contact Phillip Stockton, Student Activities R & R Chair, Southern Region (

The Masterclass will be on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. ACDA Southern Region is happy to announce Dr. Eugene Rogers will serve as the clinician for the masterclass. 

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