2018 SWOKE Choral Festival


Registration for the festival is now in an online-only format.

Please click here to register your choir using the electronic form.

Contact Kari Liebert with questions.

Teacher documents and resources will be posted below when available

1211 SW Main St - First Unitarian

General Information

The Choral Festival will take place on April 20, 2018, and is open to all elementary school singers with unchanged voices. This year, we are excited to have Gemma Arguelles work with our students. 

The festival will be held at Eliot Center at First Unitarian Church in Portland.  Due to recent requests, the festival will begin at 1:00 PM and go through the afternoon, with a dinner break, followed by the concert at 6:30 PM.

Festival Cost & Registration

Members of SWOKE and OAKE receive a discount on the per-student registration fee. The cost per student is $10 for OAKE members and $15 for OAKE non-members. Directors must have current membership through April 20th to qualify for the member discount. 

SWOKE collects registrations for the festival electronically. To register your choir to participate, please complete the online registration form.

Kindly complete this information by April 1, 2018. Payment is due by April 19, 2018. Choirs who submit registration after April 1st will be charged a 5% late fee. Payments postmarked after April 19th will also be charged a separate and additional 5% late fee.

Combined Performance Repertoire

For your convenience, the mass choir titles are below.  Please contact us if you need more information or have ordering information.  Each choir is invited to perform one additional piece in the festival, though that is not a requirement.

 Title    Composer/Arranger Parts Publisher JW Pepper  #
BizakodoLajos Bardos 

Who is SylviaFranz Schubert

email us for a PDF of this piece
Oh, Spring (Caterpillar)J. Berger2 pt

CuckooBenjamin Britten2 pt
Cantate DominoC. Botha SSA

Audio & Video Recordings Policy

The 2018 SWOKE Choral Festival will be professionally recorded, and DVDs and CDs of the performance will be available for purchase. The recording company compensates the copyright holder for the rights to record their works.

In accordance with US Copyright Laws, we kindly request that you refrain from making unauthorized audio or video recordings of the performance. We deeply appreciate your cooperation in this matter.