Purdue Musical Organizations

Purdue University Men’s Choral Festival – February 7, 2018!

Purdue Musical Organizations is hosting the fourth annual Purdue University Men’s Choral Festival!

The all-day event for high schools from around the Midwest will begin with check-in at 8 am. The event will conclude with a one-hour performance beginning at 6:30 pm in Purdue’s Elliott Hall of Music. The evening will include a performance by the Purdue Varsity Glee Club, performances by several of the participating high school choirs, and a performance by the combined choirs. Last year’s chorus totaled nearly 500 voices!

The evening performance is free and open to the public.

2018 MCF Selections:

Finnan Haddie – Vijay Singh (TTBB) ISSMA Group II

Stouthearted Men – Sigmund Rombert/John Leavitt (TTBB) ISSMA Group III (repeat from 2017 festival)

*Set Me As a Seal (from A New Creation)– Rene Clausen (TTBB) ISSMA Group I (published by Shawnee Press; HL.35019490 MF1027)

*J.W. Pepper has an 8 week turn-around time on Set Me As a Seal. To order Set Me As a Seal and receive it in approximately three weeks, feel free to use this online retailer:
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*Participating directors: Be sure to order music for these titles now to avoid lengthy waits on back ordered music.

Purdue Men's Choral Festival Registration Form

Registration for the 2018 festival is now OPEN. Participation is free and lunch is provided. Please note, although your final count may change prior to February, please complete this form with your best estimate of student participants and shirt sizes. Then, kindly notify us of any changes to your information by contacting Jeff Vallier.
  • MCF T-shirts (to be worn with jeans) will serve as the concert attire and are being provided for each director and participant. Please let us know what sizes you will need below.

Should you have any questions, please contact PMO Assistant Director Jeff Vallier at (765) 496-2567.