2018 Symposium on Research in Choral Singing

The American Choral Directors Association Presents
The 2018 Symposium on Research in Choral Singing


Bienen School of Music
Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois

Time & Date

Begin: 1:00 PM, Friday, September 14, 2018
End: 6:00 PM, Saturday, September 15, 2018

About the Symposium

The 2018 Symposium on Research in Choral Singing.  The Symposium will be held Friday and Saturday, September 14 and 15, 2018 on the campus of Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. The keynote speaker will be Graham Welch (University College of London). Dr. Welch’s research on singing development spans more than three decades. He is currently coeditor of the Oxford Handbook of Singing being released by Oxford University Press.  The Symposium will combine diverse presentational formats with opportunities for in-depth conversation, inquiry, and consideration of future research directions. Join us for two days focused on advancing knowledge and practice with respect to choral singing, choir sound, choral pedagogy, the sociology of choral singing, and more.  Scroll down to view the Call for Proposals.

Cost & Registration

The registration fee for the Symposium will be $95, plus a processing fee. To register, scroll to the bottom of the page and click Register Now.

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Call for Proposals

The submission period for proposals ended on April 18, 2018. Please stay tuned for information about the proposals accepted for presentation at the Symposium.

Event Schedule

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