Summer Institute

Summer Institute 2019 • July 17–19

University of Puget Sound
Tacoma, WA

Registration is now open!

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Summer Institute 2019 Preliminary Schedule & Session Info (PDF)

Featuring Dr. Jonathan Talberg, Headline Clinician

Director of Choral, Vocal and Opera Studies at California State University, Long Beach


Summer Institute 2018

Thank you for attending the 2018 Washington ACDA Summer Institute!

Session Handouts

Summer Institute 2018 Schedule & Session Info (PDF)

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Summer Institute 2018 Survey

Where: University of Puget Sound, Tacoma
Featuring Andrea Ramsey, Headline Clinician

Andrea Ramsey

Dr. Andrea Ramsey enjoys an international presence as a composer, conductor, scholar and music educator. Before leaping into full time composing and guest conducting, Andrea held positions at The Ohio State University and the University of Colorado Boulder, respectively. An award-winning composer with approximately 100 works to date, she believes strongly in the creation of new music. A native of Arkansas, Andrea has experienced in her own life the power of music to provide a sense of community, better understanding of our humanity and rich opportunities for self-discovery.

Read an interview with Dr. Ramsey on our blog.