Webpage Banner.png

Monday, March 4th, 2024

Each teacher may bring 20 students per grade.

Registration Link

Due by December 20th, 2022

One Check per school made out to SDMEA ($40 per student) and can be mailed to the address below.

SDMEA c/o Tara Hahn
West Elementary School
920 W. King Street
Spearfish, SD 57783


Festival Choir Sites - 

Director: Kari Owens
Site Chair: Hillary Hill
Director: Julie Fastnacht
Site Chair: Katie Opp
Director: Kristin Schmeling
Site Chair: Becky Sanderson
Director: Bernard VanMoer
Site Chair: Jodi Ackerman
Director: Mike Bossman
Site Chair: Kim Bruguier
Director: Walker Rose
Site Chair: Lisa Zahn


Song Selections:


"Sisi Ni Mojya" - Narverud


"Over My Head" - Podd brothers


"The Bird's Courting Song" - Miller


"All the Pretty Little Horses" - Finley


"Going Down the Shore" - Bernon



2022 Festival Choir Schedule  

Sturgis, Gregory, Beresford, Harrisburg,  

Brandon, Mitchell, & Mobridge 


8:00-8:30 Registration & Choir Seating  

8:30-10:00 Rehearsal 1  

10:00-10:15 Break/Snack  

10:15-11:45 Rehearsal 2  

11:45-12:15 Lunch (provided as part of registration fee)  

12:15-2:00 Rehearsal 3  

2:00-2:15 Break/Snack (hand out t-shirts)  

2:15-3:15 Dress rehearsal  

3:15 Doors Open (Free will donation with the suggestion of $5/adult) 

3:30 Concert 

(Schedule is subject to change depending on site chair and guest director needs)

See pictures from Festival Choir - click on the album below.

Festival Chorus Photo Album

Tara Hahn, Elementary Festival Choir Chair: thahn@spearfish.k12.sd.us
Cheryl Tatro, Elementary Festival Choir Chair-Elect: cheryl.tatro@k12.sd.us