Festival Overview and Frequently Asked Questions

Who is in the Festival Choir, and how are they nominated?

  • Approximately 1,200 singers from approximately 360 schools
  • Juniors and seniors are nominated by their school directors
  • Membership is based on the ranking and recommendations of the student’s director and the needs of the Festival Choir
  • No more than two sopranos will be accepted from any school
  • Deadline: Nominations must be postmarked on or before November 4, or submitted online on or before November 8.  Printed forms should be mailed to: 

Jim Buzza
Luther College
700 College Dr.
Decorah, IA  52101

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