After a virtual conference in 2020 and a down-sized “nonference” in 2021, we’re back with a full-featured, three-day event.

Wednesday July 6 – Friday July 8, 2022 at the Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, 1520 S Longmore, Mesa, AZ 85202.


Only $50 for ACDA Members, $25 for Student Members, or $100 for Non-Members.


Register by Friday, July 1st to be entered in our gift-ard giveaway!


Headliner: Dr. Craig Jessop – Utah State University

Other notable interest session presenters:

  • Dr. Greg Gentry – University of Colorado Boulder
  • Dr. Timothy Westerhaus – Northern Arizona University
  • Dr. Alyssa Cossey – University of Arizona

Concert Wednesday evening (free of charge) featuring:                                  

  • Canto Vivo Chorale
  • THEM Youth Ensemble
  • Side Note

AzACDA Director of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Awards will be presented Wednesday night!


Thursday evening performance of the Star-Spangled Banner at an Arizona Diamondbacks game! Participating directors who sign their choir up for Dbacks “Choir Night” will get two free tickets to the Thursday night game against the Rockies and get to sing on the field. Other directors will be offered discounted tickets, so watch for details via email.

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS TO THE GAME (free for directors who sign up!)

ACDA Members Save $ on Registration!

Payment Options
The online registration system accepts credit and debit-card payment. If you are unable to pay for your registration using those options, please contact the AZACDA treasurer () in advance of the conference about checks or Purchase Orders. Full payment for the conference is due on or before the day of the conference.

Hotel: Courtyard Phoenix Mesa – 1221 South Westwood Mesa, Arizona 85210 – (480) 461-3000