Welcome to District 7
District Manager:  Kathryn Becksvoort

Festival Information

District Solo and Ensemble Festival

  • February 9, 2019
  • Saturday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Location: Reeths-Puffer High School
  • Solos - $15; Small ensembles - $30; Large ensembles - $60
  • Online registration/postmark payment deadline:  January 18, 2019
  • Host:  Regina Schlaff

District Choral Festival

  • March 13-15, 2019
  • Wed/Thursday/Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Location: Grand Haven High School
  • $110 per choir
  • Online registration/postmark payment deadline:  February 22, 2019
  • Registration/postmark payment after deadline: $150 per choir
  • $25 surcharge for over 80 singers
  • Host: Juli Dick and Benjamin Rodgers

Festival Registration


Checks payable to MSVMA and invoices mailed to: 

Kathryn Becksvoort
Western Michigan Christian Schools
455 East Ellis Road
Muskegon, MI 49441


Fall Meeting & Teacher Education Day

  • September 21, 2018
  • Friday, 8:30-11:30 AM
  • Location: Spring Lake High School (auditorium)

Kathryn Becksvoort


616.842.5420 (GHCS a.m.)
231.799.9644 (WMCHS p.m.)
616.218.0832 (cell)

Please be sure to send all MSVMA-related email to Kathryn at her MSVMA email address - *not* her school-affiliated address.

If you have questions about D7 events, contact the district manager. For other activities (honors choir, state festivals), contact the activity sponsor.

Plaque Ordering Process

To order a plaque recognizing your choir's achievements, complete the Plaque Order Form. Plaques will be ordered when your check payable to MSVMA has been received by the State Office. Plaques are available for choirs receiving Excellent ratings.


Each plaque costs $35 including engraving and shipping.

Send your payment to:

MSVMA State Office
P.O. Box 1131
Big Rapids, MI  49307

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.

As innovative leaders in vocal music education, we provide experiences to inspire our diverse community.
Our vision is to reach the hearts of all people through song.

The MSVMA Offices are located in the Timme Building on the campus of Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan.

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