All Virginia Elementary Chorus – 2023

Saturday, April 22, 2023
Churchland High School, Portsmouth
Dr. Matthew Russell, Norfolk State University

Registration Information

  • Click on the AVEC Login link on the top right hand corner. A pop-up box will appear.
  • If you are new teacher to AVEC (you have never brought students to AVEC before), choose the option of “Sign Up as a New Teacher” at the bottom.
  • If you are a returning teacher to AVEC (you have brought students to AVEC in previous years), log in with your user name (e-mail address) and password. If you do not remember your user name and password, choose the option of “Recover password” at the bottom.

Students from elementary across the state will experience the joy of making music together. Participants will be selected by their general music teacher. Students will work with a master conductor, perform a varied repertoire of quality choral literature, and increase their knowledge of vocal skills.

For more information email Jason Kriner at

Eligibility: Students with unchanged voices are invited to participate. Upon the teachers’ discretion, you may choose the students from the oldest grade in your school. For example, if you teach in a K-4 school, you may bring 4th grade students. If you teach in a K-5 school, you may bring your 5th grade students. If your oldest grade is 6th grade, you may bring your 6th grade students. Only students in 4th, 5th, and 6th grade may participate.

To Register / Sign-up as a new school

  1. Click on the link for "Sign Up as a new teacher"

To Register / Sign-up as a returning school

  1. Click on the "AVEC Login" menu item on the FAR right-hand side of the menu.
  2. Login
  3. Click on the link for "Register as a returning school" (YOU MUST LOGIN FIRST)
  4. Follow the prompts

Past All Virginia Elementary Chorus Events

  • 2022 - Longwood University - Farmville - Dr. Pam McDermott
  • 2021 - Virtual Choir Performance (MP4)
  • 2020 - Culpeper High School - Culpeper - Dr. Pam McDermott - Canceled due to COVID
  • 2019 - Harrisonburg High School - Harrisonburg - Curtis Nolley
  • 2018 - Radford University - Radford - Dr. Meredith Bowen
  • 2017 - Western Branch High School - Chesapeake - Dr. Martha Springstead
  • 2016 - T. C. Williams High School - Alexandria, Virginia - Elaine Stanford
  • 2015 - Eastern View High School - Culpeper - Patty Moffett Austin
  • 2014 - Hanover High School - Hanover County - Dr. Alice Hammel
  • 2013 - Patriot High School - Prince William County - Debra Kay Robinson Lindsay
  • 2012 - Longwood University - Farmville - Bonnie Carlson
  • 2011 - Jefferson Center - Roanoke - Harriet Heath & Debra Kay Robinson Lindsay
  • 2010 - Shenandoah Univeristy - Winchester - Jeffrey Marlatt
  • 2009 - Turner Ashby High School - Rockingham County - Curtis Nolley
  • 2008 - Ferguson Center - Christopher Newport University - Debra Kay Robinson Lindsay
  • 2007 - Hayfield Secondary School - Fairfax County
  • 2006 - Meadowbrook High School - Chesterfield