Randy DeLelles
Randy DeLelles taught elementary music for the Clark County School District in Las Vegas, NV for 25 years and is an active workshop presenter throughout the United States and Canada. He was inducted to the school district’s Hall of Fame twice in his teaching career and in 2000 was named Distinguished Alumni of the University of Nevada’s College of Fine Arts.

Jeff Kriske
Jeff Kriske taught elementary music in Clark County prior to moving to The Meadows School where he taught another 23 years before retiring as director of music activities. He is an active workshop presenter throughout the United States and Canada and has also conducted elementary honor choirs throughout the country.

Randy and Jeff have made contributions to the McGraw-Hill, Silver Burdett, and Warner Brothers textbook series. They have co-authored 13 publications and in 2012 completed work on GAMEPLAN: An Active Music Curriculum for Children (kindergarten through grade five).

Audition Results:

Important Information

All-State Orff Ensemble Packet

All-State Orff Ensemble Audition Results

Materials Fee and Forms Deadline: OCTOBER 28

Press Release Template - use this to promote your accepted students to your community


If you have questions, you may contact either your District Chair, or me. I look forward to another successful All- State Orff performance with our conductors, Randy De Lelles and Jeff Kriske!

Lisa Hewitt
FMEA All-StateOrff Coordinator

Archived Audition Information:

Prepared Pieces

2016-2017 Orff Ensemble Audition Packet

Sample Audition Videos

Orff audition recordings must be .mp4 video files no bigger than 854 x 480 resolution. If 854 x 480 is not an option, choose 540p or the lowest one possible. Here are some instructions for recording the auditions using a laptop with a webcam:

Macintosh Computers:

Windows Computers:

Phones or Tablets:

  • Hold your phone sideways. No vertical video!
  • Email the video to yourself or use a USB cable to transfer the videos to your computer. Import them into either Windows Live Movie Maker or Apple iMovie, and follow the instructions in the above documents for exporting to the correct file format.

To enter your students and upload their audition videos, login to the FMEA website and look under the "FEMEA" heading on the members-only home page. You must be a current FEMEA member for that section to appear. Video Demonstration

Interested in Judging the Auditions?

Fill out the following Adjudicator Application and email it to no later than September 18, 2016

Adjudicator Application