Join us at 2016's Summer Institute

We're eagerly looking forward to this year's Summer Institute. It's July 20-22 in Tacoma. Plan for it. Register now. Rollo Dilworth is our chief presenter, but we're blessed with some amazing NW leaders who will teach and present music you can use all year long.
Brian Mitchell, President, WA ACDA


Washington's Summer Institute, July 20-22

Spread the word. Invite your choral colleagues from all around
the country. SI is the place to be. Fun, food, fantastic learning...this year with the incomparable Rollo
Dilworth. REGISTER Julie Parsons, Pres-Elect


Your online newsletter

Articles from our officers and colleagues...a source for great info and suggestions. It's called UNISON (one voice). Learn from the best...your colleagues. Just take a look at this fine newsletter resource in two formats...
In BLOG form on WordPress and in our traditional online form.

Your WA ACDA Board

These talented and giving people have one thing in mind; serving the needs of choral people in Washington. They work selflessly with each other and on your behalf. See photos and contact information. We welcome your input and questions.

Board Info


Our Washington ACDA officers give a huge number of hours in serving the choral community. They are (left to right) Brian Mitchell, President, 2014-2016 (Longview), Julie Parsons, President-Elect - assumes presidency July 1, 2016 (Seattle), , and Tim Fitzpatrick, Vice-President (Bellingham)

Officer Info

Latest news/events

University of Washington offers a forum on Assessment, Standards, and Repertoire: Toward a Shared Language May 14; open to all including retired conductors. Read more

MS/JH National Conference, May 6-7, 2016 - Denton, TX Read more



Each summer WA ACDA presents the prestigious Leadership and Service Award, The Emerging Director Award, the Spiritus Award, and the Outstanding Choral Director Award.
This link takes you to a "menu" for more info about previous award winners.

Awards Info