Clint Pianalto, Hellstern Middle School, Springdale AR, returns to Minnesota to present middle school level and Student Symposium sessions on Friday, November 20 entitled, Why You Should Teach Kids First and Choir Second. On Saturday, November 21, Clint will lead the State 7-8 Boys' Honor Choir as guest conductor.
|Eugene Rogers from the University of Michigan will headline the State Conference program as presenter for the annual Student Symposium on Friday, November 20, and as guest conductor of the State 10-11-12 Men's Select Choir that will perform on the Male Chorus Extravaganza on Saturday, November 21. His Student Symposium session is entitled: Singing As Community: An Exploration of East African Choral Music and Expression.|
|Kari Gilbertson, Lake Highlands High School, Richardson TX will make her third appearance at a ACDA-MN conference event since 2010. On Friday, November 20, she will present a middle/high school level session entitled, The Real World = The Real Choir Room; and lead a Student Symposium session Habits of Highly Effective Choral Directors. On Saturday, November 21, Kari will guest conduct the State 7-8 Girls' Honor Choir.|