All State Skill Central

All State Choir is proud to present Skill Central, a resource intended to help students and directors prepare for auditions. Pre-Selected Solos Note: Students ARE NOT required to select one of these solos. These solos have been provided to help students prepare for auditions on their own.  Sea Fever HIGH VOICE (Sopranos & Tenors)   Sea Fever […]

Jazz Tenor-Bass Choir

Dave Filsinger 2022-2023 Tenor Bass Jazz Choir I am grateful for this opportunity to work with the Colorado All State Tenor-Bass Jazz Choir Taught 35 years in Australia, Colorado, and Arizona. Helped create and chair Colorado All State Jazz Choir. Former Colorado ACDA Vocal Jazz chair. Hosted CHSAA Vocal Jazz Festival for several years. Colorado […]

Jazz Choir – Finalize Audition Registration

Thank You for Submitting your Audition Registration for All State Jazz! You’re almost done! Next, be sure that you: 1. Download & Print the Director Responsibility Form found in your Information Packet.  Scan and e-mail forms to    2. Pay Online: Click here to Pay Online (CMEA Website) – Complete the form, then enter the […]

Practice Files Now Available

Rehearsal Tracks are now available for Men’s Choir, Mixed Choir & Women’s Choir. Access them by visiting the page for each choir. With Google Drive, if you encounter error messages about not being able to download files – visit this webpage about Bypassing the Google Drive Download Limit for Shared Files. Reminder: Students must memorize […]

Jazz – Tickets

Broadmoor Hotel 1 Lake Avenue Colorado Springs, CO 80906 Refer to Maps & Parking for more information   All Seating is GENERAL ADMISSION    All-State Jazz Choir Concert Click here to purchase tickets with Credit Card (In Advance) *Please show receipt at the door Tickets will be available at the door with CASH/CHECK ONLY

Jazz – Maps & Parking

The Colorado All-State Jazz Choir performance is held at the Broadmoor Hotel. Please refer to their Maps & Parking information page. Parking Garage Self Parking Driving up to the hotel, you will see signs for “CMEA” Parking on the right. Follow the signs to the Parking Garage. Take the elevators from the Parking Garage to […]

Jazz – Audition Registration

To register students, follow the steps below: Step 1: BEFORE SUBMITTING THE FORM, get Student Audition Tracks ready.* Be sure these file names are assigned to each student in the registration form. * You should submit 1 MP3 file for each student auditioning. The MP3 file should be named using the following format: VOICE PART-FIRST NAME […]

Jazz – Audition Information

Students must be in grade 11 or 12 and a member of their school’s curricular vocal music program if one exists. At the time of the audition and the All State Jazz Choir rehearsals and performances, students must be eligible under the rules of the Colorado High School Activities Association. Auditions are recorded and submitted […]

Jazz Treble Choir

Jeff Horenstein 2022-2023 Treble Jazz Jeff Horenstein believes in the power of music to foster empathy and bring people together. After studying with some of the Northwest’s most recognized names in choral music and vocal jazz, Jeff earned his Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education from Central Washington University. In 2002, he began teaching […]

Jazz Mixed Choir

Peter Eldridge 2022-2023 Mixed Jazz For years Peter Eldridge has remained at the forefront of both the singer-songwriter and jazz realms as a vocalist, pianist, composer, and arranger. He has five critically acclaimed albums under his belt so far: Fool No More, Stranger in Town, Decorum, Mad Heaven and Disappearing Day, which was released in July 2016 on […]