All-State Information (NJE)

This year, KYACDA All-State is on November 8-9 in Lexington, Kentucky for those selected to participate.  It is sure to be an amazing experience!

I hope that everyone will consider auditioning for this amazing group! Come see Mrs. Lucas for Audition information and dates. Auditions will be due September 10!

For 5th and 6th graders, follow the KYACDA Audition Procedure.  Click on the link below to see it:


Rehearsal Tracks Below:

1. Sing an F Major Scale, ascending and descending, using solfege:

Soprano scale

2.  Sing “My Country Tis of Thee,” in the key of F:

3.  Sing measures 1-15 of, “Art Thou Troubled” by George F. Handel.

Here is the sheet music for you to follow.

Art Thou Troubled – Audition Excerpt (1) 2019

This first audio version is a children’s choir singing the song:

This second version has ONLY the accompaniment.  Practice singing along with it, as it is what you will have to do when you audition:

That’s it!  Make sure you look at the music while you sing and remember the good, tall vowels we use in class!