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

Registration is open now and more information about sessions, presenters and more will be published here as it becomes available and also sent out via our occasional email newsletters (you can subscribe here).

Headliner: Dr. Craig Jessop from Utah State University

Other notable interest session presenters:

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

Concert Wednesday evening (free of charge) featuring:                                  

  • Canto Vivo Chorale
  • THEM Youth Ensemble
  • Side Note

Thursday evening performance of the Star-Spangled Banner at an Arizona Diamondbacks game! Participating directors will get two free tickets to the Thursday night game against the Rockies and get to sing on the field.

AzACDA Director of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Awards

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