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TMEA All-State Round One

Parents, Guardians, and Students,

All-State information/Reminder:

TMEA All-State Round One is just around the corner. We have been working on this music since day one. Please read the information regarding the Who, What, When, Where, and Why!

Who: All HS students (required for all HS Vocal Students)

What: First Round All-State (District)

When: Saturday, September 18, 2021

Where:    Martin High School

                    4501 W. Pleasant Ridge, Arlington, TX 76016

Time: Leaving GPFAA @ 6:45 am

Altos/Basses- AM audition

Sopranos/Tenors- PM auditions

*For those meeting at Martin – please communicate this. Students must be at Martin no later than 7:00 am.

Returning: We do not have a set time, we are hoping this day will be done no later than 4:30 pm. It could be earlier or later. Please meet at the school around 4:30/5:00 pm for pickup.

Permission Slips: At the moment, we are updating all permission slips on the GPFAA VM websites. Plan for the following permission slips to be electronically submitted with your GPFAA VM website login. More info regarding login is coming soon.

Hard copies have been sent home with your student. Please click here to access the permission slips. You will see a folder that states “September 18th”, these are required for Round One.
If you are taking and/or picking up your student, you will need to fill out the additional permission called “Alternate Student Travel Form.”

Please feel free to email or send forms with your student by Tuesday, September 14, 2021.

Transportation: district school bus

What to bring: original music, Student ID, sack lunch, water, pencil, paper clips, highlighter

Attire: No specific attire is needed. Plan for comfort and success.

Chaperone/Volunteer: YES- we will need help. There will be two different groups helping in different ways. One group will be helping with the actual contest, and the other group will help directly with our own students, click here to volunteer.

*Additional notes: Students will not be able to have any electronic devices at this contest. Any electronic device will be a chaperone and can not have it back until all singers are exiting the facility.               Lily Tredemeyer, Guild Events Coordinator will be the parent you will contact if you need to get a hold of your student or have any questions on the day of. You can reach her @ (214) 415-2111

UTA All-State Workshop One Last Look: Highly recommended for all students to attend, click here!

Donations: We need some donations for the day of our first competition! Since we will be at the audition site for a good amount of hours, we want to make sure our students have snacks to keep their energy going. Here is just another way you can contribute to our students and strand! Click here to sign up to donate items!

Audition Material:   

SATB: The Proclamation- Gloria in Excelsis Deo,

SSA: Rise Up, Vier Gesange, Op.17, No 1&3

TTB: Darest, O Soul, Invictus

ALL-STATE TARGET GOALS- ask your student about the Target Project we are doing this week! 🙂

For more information regarding the All-State Process click here!

The event is finished.