The Arizona Chapter of the American Choral Directors Association

AzACDA logoWelcome, choral friends! We're pleased to present both information about our activities and links to other useful information in support of choral music in the state of Arizona. If you're not yet a member of ACDA, we hope that you'll visit the national ACDA site, where you will find a wealth of additional information and a link to join the organization.


Arizona ACDA is pleased to announce the 2016 Student Symposium on Friday, Sep. 30-Saturday, Oct. 1 hosted by Arizona State University.  Enjoy a weekend of intellectually innovative workshops focusing on inclusion and getting more students engaged in the classroom, as well as sessions on technique, repertoire and other relevant topics.  Our headliner, Daniel Bernard Roumain, is an accomplished composer, performer, violinist, educator and speaker known for blending genres such as funk and rock with classical music.  Events will be held at the ASU School of Music, 50 E. Gammage Parkway, Tempe, AZ.

Registration is $30 for ACDA members and $40 for non-members.  Friday dinner and Saturday lunch are included, as well as admission to ASU’s production of HMS Pinafore on Friday night.  Please register by Sept. 23 using this link:

Make checks out to “ASU Choral Program” with memo line:  ACDA Student Symposium and mail to:  ASU ACDA Student Chapter, c/o Julie Neish, P.O. Box 870405, Tempe, AZ  85287.  The registration deadline is September 23.  Please contact Julie Neish at for more information.