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Dr. Derrick Fox

Dr. Derrick Fox is the Director of Choral Activities and Assistant Professor of Music at the University of Nebraska-Omaha and most recently served as Assistant Professor of Music Education and Choral Conducting in the Ithaca College School of Music. He earned a Bachelor of Education from Arkansas State University, a Master of Music in Choral Conducting from the University of Missouri – Columbia and a Doctor of Musical Arts in Choral Conducting from Michigan State University, where he was awarded the prestigious University Enrichment Graduate Fellowship Award. Dr. Fox has also served on the faculties of MacArthur Junior High School in Jonesboro, AR., Parkway North High School and Maryville University in St. Louis. MO.

Dr. Fox is an active adjudicator and clinician for regional, state, national and international organizations from the middle/junior high school to the collegiate level. He has worked with ensembles in Arkansas, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, Pennsylvania, Kansas, Maryland, Missouri, West Virginia, Texas, New York, Florida, Utah, Illinois, Michigan and Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. Dr. Fox’s upcoming engagements include regional honor choirs in Kansas, New York, Nebraska, Kansas and Utah and all state honor choirs in Arkansas, Colorado, Texas, Louisiana and Kansas as well as collaborations at the Siauliai University in Lithuania and the Latvian Academy of Music in Latvia. He is honored to be invited to conduct the 7-10 Men’s Choir for the Southwest American Choral Directors Convention in 2018. He has presented sessions nationally and internationally that focus on assessment in the choral classroom, building classroom community, rehearsal strategies, choral conducting techniques and shape note singing in the African American community.

As a baritone soloist, Dr. Fox has collaborated with various organizations; among them are the Arkansas Symphony, Lansing Symphony, St. Louis Symphony, Columbia Chorale, the University of Nebraska at Omaha, University of Missouri, Michigan State University, Webster University and the Espaço Cultural (Brasilia, Brazil). He can be heard singing selections from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess on the compact disc In This Hid Clearing, available on the Naxos Classical Music label. His debut with the St. Louis Symphony in their performance of Meredith Monk’s Night, for eight solo voices and orchestra.

Dr. Fox’s articles have appeared in the Choral Journal, Choral Cues, ChorTeach, Teaching Music and educational blogs published by the National Association for Music Education and SmartMusic. He is a contributing author in the Hal Leonard/McGraw Hill choral textbook Voices in Concert and his arrangement Lord, Give Me Just a Little More Time is available in the Hal Leonard Sacred Music Series and his arrangement of My Spirit Looks to God Alone will be published in the G. Schirmer Andrea Ramsey Choral Series.

Title Composer Publisher Voicing/Notes
After Music
Eric Barnum
Great God Almighty
arr. Stacey V. Gibbs
Gentry Pub
Michael McGlynn
Non Nobis Domine
Rosephanye Powell
Fred Bock Music
The Roof
arr. Andrea Ramsey
Hal Leonard
Sililiza (Hear Me)
Jim Papoulis
Boosey & Jawkes

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Mixed Choir Rehearsal Notes

Mixed Choir Divisi



After Music - Balanced Voices
After Music - Accompaniment
After Music - Soprano 1 Part Louder
After Music - Soprano 2 Part Louder
After Music - Alto 1 Part Louder
After Music - Alto 2 Part Louder
After Music - Tenor 1 Part Louder
After Music -Tenor 2 Part Louder
After Music - Bass 1 Part Louder
After Music - Bass 2 Part Louder
The Roof - Balanced Voices
The Roof - Accompaniment
The Roof - Soprano 1 Part Louder
The Roof - Soprano 2 Part Louder
The Roof - Alto 1 Part Louder
The Roof - Alto 2 Part Louder
The Roof - Tenor 1 Part Louder
The Roof -Tenor 2 Part Louder
The Roof - Bass 1 Part Louder
The Roof - Bass 2 Part Louder
Great God Almighty! - Balanced Voices

Great God Almighty! - Soprano 1 Part Louder
Great God Almighty! - Soprano 2 Part Louder
Great God Almighty! - Alto 1 Part Louder
Great God Almighty! - Alto 2 Part Louder
Great God Almighty! - Tenor 1 Part Louder
Great God Almighty! -Tenor 2 Part Louder
Great God Almighty! - Bass 1 Part Louder
Great God Almighty! - Bass 2 Part Louder

Pronuncation Track

Incantations - Balanced Voices

Incantations - Soprano 1 Part Louder
Incantations - Soprano 2 Part Louder
Incantations - Alto 1 Part Louder
Incantations - Alto 2 Part Louder
Incantations - Tenor 1 Part Louder
Incantations -Tenor 2 Part Louder
Incantations - Bass 1 Part Louder
Incantations - Bass 2 Part Louder

Non nobis, Domine - Balanced Voices

Non nobis, Domine - Soprano 1 Part Louder
Non nobis, Domine - Soprano 2 Part Louder
Non nobis, Domine - Alto Part Louder
Non nobis, Domine -Tenor Part Louder
Non nobis, Domine - Bass 1 Part Louder
Non nobis, Domine - Bass 2 Part Louder


Pronuncation Track

Sililiza - Balanced Voices
Sililiza - Accompaniment
Sililiza - Soprano 1 Part Louder
Sililiza - Soprano 2 Part Louder
Sililiza - Alto Part Louder
Sililiza -Tenor Part Louder
Sililiza - Bass 1 Part Louder
Sililiza - Bass 2 Part Louder


Colorado All State Choir - P.O. Box 370780 - Denver, CO 80237
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2017-2018 Important Dates for Colorado All State Choir

September 13- Registration Deadline

October 5-7 - Metro Site Auditions
October 12-14 - Southern Site Auditions
October 20-21 - Western Site Auditions
October 27-28 - Northern Site Auditions

November - Audition Results Available
November - Order Music for Students
December - Rehearsal Materials Avail.
December 8- Acceptance Deadline

February 1, 2, 3- All-State Festival
**Thursday, Friday, Saturday**

February 3 - All State Choir Concert

2016-2017 Important Dates for All State Jazz Choir

Audition Submission Deadline: Oct. 6

Notification for Callbacks: Oct. 10

Callbacks at Smoky Hill HS: Nov. 12

Notification of Acceptance: Nov. 14

Acceptance Materials Due: Dec. 2

January 2017- All State Jazz Concert (CMEA)