Marshall University Choral Festival

Please click on the below link to register for the Choral Festival!

MU Choral Festival Fall 2023


DATE: Thursday, October 26th 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

PLACE: Smith Music Hall, Marshall University

REPERTOIRE: Chosen from the W.V. All-State and All-State Chamber Choir lists:

Handel The King Shall Rejoice (Hinshaw HMC2332) All-State

Mozart Veni sancta spiritus (free copies) ACDA

Jenkins Locus iste ACDA

Moore Daniel, servant of the Lord ACDA

Boyd I’ll fly away (Morning Star 50-5117) All-State

The repertoire list is posted on the website at: under upcoming festivals (scroll toward the bottom and you will see it on the right-hand side). High schools are responsible for providing student sheet music.


CONTACT: Please include payment to Marshall University, name, voice part, and t-shirt sizes (S-M-L-XL-XXL) for each student.

PRESENTATIONS: MU Choirs and Voice/Choral faculty members David Castleberry, Director of Choral

Briana Nannen, Choral Music Education Alexander Lee, Voice Carline Waugh, Voice

ATTIRE: Casual. We will wear festival t-shirts for the livestream broadcast.

FORMAT: Rehearsal of All-State music, supplemented by performances by MU Choral ensembles and presentations by members of the MU voice faculty. Students will receive a festival T-shirt and a certificate for participation. Parents may attend the final run through of music, which will begin at 4:00 pm. This will also be live-streamed and archived on our School of Music YouTube channel for family and friends or for students to review later for practice purposes. REGISTRATION: Please visit this link to register: $20/student. Checks made payable to “Marshall University.” No registration fee for directors.

Please mail checks to:

Marshall University-Smith Music Hall

c/o David Castleberry

1 John Marshall Drive

Huntington, WV 25755


DEADLINE: Friday, September 29th (Students who register after this date, will not be guaranteed T-Shirts.

Teachers may download the form here.

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