The National Collegiate Choral Organization
7th Biennial National Conference

November 2–4, 2017, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Hosted by Louisiana State University

Featured Artists

Mark Anthony Carpio
Choirmaster, The Philippine Madrigal Singers
University of the Philippines, Dilliman

Ann Howard Jones
Professor of Music, Emerita
Boston University – College of Fine Arts

Panel Topics

Considering Gender in Our Choirs
Joshua Palkki, moderator (CSULB)

Ensembles in the Collegiate Curriculum
Ann Howard Jones, moderator (BU)

Invited Choirs

LSU A Cappella Choir
John H. Dickson, conductor
Louisiana State University – School of Music

Moores School Concert Chorale
Betsy Cook Weber, conductor
University of Houston – Moores School of Music

Selected Presenters

On or around June 1, 2017, NCCO will post below the ensembles, scholars, and composers selected to present for this conference.

  • Choral Performances
  • Interest Sessions
  • NCCO Choral Series
  • Literature Sessions
  • Panelists for “Considering Gender in Our Choirs”
  • Panelists for “Ensembles in the Collegiate Curriculum”
  • Poster Sessions

Performance Venues in Baton Rouge

Below are the performance venues hosting performances during the conference.

University United Methodist Church
Louisiana State University
3350 Dalrymple Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

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Saint Joseph Cathedral
401 Main Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

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First Baptist Church
529 Convention Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

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Calls for Participation

All Calls for the 2017 conference have closed. See Selected Presenters above to see which ensembles, scholars, and composers were selected. Thank you to all who applied.