ACDA East Conference 2020

It is NEVER too late to plan for the next great ACDAEast conference! In 2020, we’ll be treated to spectacular music, sessions, and workshops in Rochester, NY. Add it to your calendar… March 4-7, 2020. You won’t want to miss it!!

Most Recent Blog Posts

Honor Choir News– Eastern Region Conference 2020

July 31, 2019

Please note: ACDA Eastern Region has decided to reopen the applications for the Elementary Honor Choir  and for TENORS and BASSES for the Junior High Honor Choir. Application materials will be available August 1 and remain open until September 18, 2019. Please visit: Junior High Honor Choir Elementary Honor Choir Read more

Matt Fritz

Cultural Appropriation

February 1, 2019

I recently spotted a post on the ACDA Diversity Initiatives Facebook page that will be of interest to all who are concerned about cultural appropriation. While written from the point of view of a composer, the author poses some excellent questions, and the observations of the commenting responder are spot… Read more

Joy Hirokawa

Words Matter

January 15, 2019

Happy New Year to everyone!  January typically is a time for many of us to catch our breath. With the rush of the holiday season behind us, there is a sense of renewal with the new year, and an opportunity to examine our pedagogy before the schedule is again heavy… Read more

Joy Hirokawa


December 6, 2018

“This helps to remove the noise. It’s crowdsourcing from people I trust.” – Tim Sharp, Executive Director You can download the ACDA app in the Apple and the Play stores! Have ACDA in your life every day with curated content and relevant news! More than a conference app, it will… Read more

Matt Fritz