2019 Southwestern District Spring Convention
May 2-4

SWD 2019 Spring Convention schedule
(Check often - subject to change!)

Thursday, May 2. 2019

7pm BOD meeting (DoubleTree)

Friday, May 3, 2019

11am HOD meeting (DoubleTree)

2pm Open Registration desk (Buena Vista Theater lobby)

2:15pm Competitor Briefing (Buena Vista Theater lobby)

5:45pm Quartet Contest (Buena Vista Theater)

Saturday, May 4, 2019

8:00 am Registration Open (Buena Vista Theater lobby)

9:45am Chorus contest (Buena Vista Theater)

1pm Classes (Buena Vista Bldg)

2pm Classes (Buena Vista Bldg)

3:15 pm Mass Sing (Miller Plaza)

4:15pm Quartet Finals (Buena Vista Theater)

8pm Saturday Night Show (Buena Vista Theater)

The 2019 Southwestern District Spring Convention will bring together quartets and choruses from the five-state area. Below are the competitions taking place:

Male Quartets

  • Int'l Preliminary Quartet (2 rounds, 4 songs)
  • Out of District Quartet Prelims (2 rounds, 4 songs)
  • SWD Youth Quartet Champion (single round, 4 songs)
  • International Preliminary Seniors Quartet (single round, 2 songs)
  • SWD Senior Quartet Champion (single round, 2 songs)
  • Division Novice Quartet Champions (All 4 Divisions, single round, 2 songs)

Mixed Quartets

  • SWD Mixed Harmony Harmony Quartet District Champion
  • BING! International Mixed Harmony Qualifier

Female Quartets

  • Any female quartet who is a member of BHS and whose members are a member of a District are invited to enter for "Score for Evaluation" only. You will receive your score and an evaluation.
  • Only 2 songs required.
Quartet Order of Appearance
Order Quartet
1 Texas Pride
2 ChordPlay
3 Sunday Best 
5 Showpiece 
6 Tempest 
7 The Newfangled Four 
8 Western Addition 
9 Two Timers
10 Southern Stride
11 Please Stand Clear of the Doors Por Favor Manténganse Alejado De Las Puertas
12 Fossil Creak
13 Skyline 
14 Rhinestones 
15 Journey Men 
16 Nightfall 
17 Clutch
18 Legacy Road
  On The Rocks
(Next Generation - Competes in Finals Saturday)


  • SWD Small Chorus Championship (Male Choruses Only)
  • SWD Fall District Qualifier (Male Choruses Only)
  • Audience Choice Entertainment Award (open to ALL Choruses, Female, Male or Mixed provided they are BHS Chapters)
Chorus Order of Appearance

(TBD - check back after April 4)

Order Chorus
1  Goodtimes Chorus
2  Men Of Note
3 Friends In Harmony 

Convention Registration, Contest Entry, &

Registration - OPEN online

Registration Information
Email secretary@swd.org for Convention Registration questions

Contest Entry-CLOSED

Hotel Reservations

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Contest and Judging FAQs


Convention Program

Venue Information

UTSA Downtown, Buena Vista Building

501 Cesar Chavez
San Antonio, TX 78207

Driving Directions

Hotel Information

DoubleTree by Hilton

502 W. Cesar E. Chavez
San Antonio, TX, 78207

Click Here to reserve a room online.

Room rate is $134.00.