Outstanding Young Choral Director Awards

Established in 1988, this award is for conductors who have:

  • Ten or less years of conducting experience
  • Establishment of high performance and literature standards
  • Promotion of choral music in the community
  • Consistent ACDA membership
  • Attends and supports ACDA functions and state-wide activities
     

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Year

Recipient

Institution

 

2014 Kate Larson Mound Westonka High School

 

2013 Andre'-Louis Heywood St. John's Boys' Choir

 

2012 Jeff Iverson Yellow Medicine East School District

2011

Philip Brown

Hopkins High School

2010

Brian Ohnsorg

Jordon High School

2008

Mark Potvin

Princeton High School

2007

Bret Amundson

Cathedral High School

2006

Michael Culloton

Rochester Choral Arts Ensemble

2005

Greg Douma

Eastview High School

2004

Matthew Culloton

Hopkins High School

2003

Carrie Enstad

Minnetonka High School

2002

David Scholz

St. Cloud Apollo High School

2001

Lee Nelson

Blaine High School

2000

Sarah Boehlke Gilbertson

Champlin Park High School

1999

J. Aaron McDermid

Northfield High School

1996

Robin Hughes

St. Peter High School

1994

Jeff Dahl

Wayzata Middle School

1993

Christopher Cock

Concordia College, Moorhead

1992

David Mennicke

Concordia College, St. Paul

1991

Christopher Fettig

Bemidji High School

1990

Steve Deitz

Alexandria High School

1989

Rebecca Hagestuen

Wayzata High School

1988

Lin Warren

Hastings High School