Welcome to District 16
District Managers:  Jan Boswell and Deborah Root

Festival Information

Middle School Solo and Ensemble Festival

  • February 25, 2017
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Anchor Bay HS
  • Registration opens: October 1, 2016
  • Application/postmark deadline: January 27, 2017
  • Solos $20, SE $35, LE $45
  • Host:  Jan Boswell

High School Solo and Ensemble Festival

  • January 13 and 14, 2017
  • Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Chippewa Valley HS
  • Registration opens: October 1, 2016
  • Application/postmark deadline: December 16, 2016
  • Solos $20, SE $35, LE $45
  • Host:  James Picar

Junior High/Middle School/High School Choral Festival

  • March 13 and 14, 2017 - Dakota HS 
  • March 15 and 16, 2017 - Stoney Creek HS 
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sites will start with MS/JH choirs and transition to HS choirs. Second day will be HS choirs.
  • Registration opens: December 1, 2016
  • Application/postmark deadline: February 10, 2016
  • $120 per choir
  • Hosts:  Todd Moses, Dakota HS and Dr. Brandon Ulrich, Stoney Creek HS

Festival Registration


Checks payable to MSVMA and invoices mailed to: 

Jan Boswell
6319 County Line Road
Fair Haven, MI 48023


Fall Meeting:  September 12, 4:30 p.m., Shield's Restaurant

Spring Meeting:  June 5,  4:30 pm, Shield's Restaurant

Questions regarding festival registration, fees, medals and sight reading, contact:

Jan Boswell

For other D16 questions including helping at a festival, contact:

Deborah Root

If you have questions about D16 events, contact the managers. For other activities (honors choir, state festivals), contact the activity sponsor.

Spring Meeting: June 5, 4:30 p.m., Shield's Restaurant

Make sure that your MSVMA membership is active and that you have an up-to-date email address registered with the state office.
All information is distributed by email. There are no U.S. Postal Service mailings.

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Our vision is to reach the hearts of all people through song.

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