NCDA Awards

Cornell Runestad Award

Current Recipient: Cornell Runestad, July 2019 (Posthumously)

Honoring the award’s namesake, his family, and all previous winners, the Cornell Runestad Award is to be given to a deserving choral director in Nebraska. Learn More

Outstanding Director

Recipient: Matt Hill, November 2018

The NCDA Outstanding Choral Director Award honors directors who maintain high performance and literature standards and promote choral music in the community. Learn More

Outstanding Young Director

Current Recipient: Patricia Fox, November 2018

The NCDA Outstanding Choral Director Award honors young directors who maintain high performance and literature standards. Learn More