Joining the Pieces: Solving the Music Category Puzzle with Music Judge Specialist Jana Gutenson

7:00pm, Fri, Jan 12 2024 to Sat, Jan 13 2024

  • Event Details
  • Type of event: Education Event
    Start time: 7:00pm
    End time: 10:00pm
    Venue: Standley Lake High School
    9300 W. 104th Ave.
    Westminster, Colo. 80021
      See map below

    Featured Faculty

    Jana Gutenson is a Certified Music Judge and the Music Category Specialist; Associate Director of Scottsdale Chorus, six-time International Chorus Champions; top 10 International Quartet Finalist with Affinity; Chair of the Sweet Adelines International DEI Selection Committee, and an NAfME Music Educator of the Year recipient.

    2023 Region 8 Champions
    2022 Region 8 silver medalists & international wildcard

    Classes will include:
    • special classes from Kindred
    • "Tag, You're It" -- learning more about barbershop through tag singing
    • "Warm Up Your Sound" -- developing ensemble sound with warm-ups
    • "More Than Black Dots" -- unlocking the mysteries of the Music Category
    • "Choosing Music" -- practical advice on finding the perfect fit for competition or performance
    • "Finding Music" -- sources, legalities, arrangers
    • And EVEN MORE!

    Quartet coaching from regional faculty will be available and attending quartets will be entered into a drawing to coach with Jana! 

    The Saturday evening show will feature attending quartets, Kindred, 2023 Region 8 champions, and the Skyline Chorus, 2022 International silver medalists & 2023 Region 8 chorus champions & Kansas City international-bound chorus! 

    Housing is on your own. View nearby hotels here. 


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