Friday, May 27, 2016

LAST CALL! Convention Pre-Registration Ends Tonight!

LAST CALL to take advantage of the Pre-Registration savings for this year's Summer Convention: Kansas Sings! By registering before 11:59pm TONIGHT you can save 20-30% on your registration costs AND guarantee your choice of reading packets.

Click Here to register now!

This year's convention features clinics and reading sessions from nationally-renowned headliners Dr. Kevin Fenton (Florida State University) and Dr. Ysaye Barnwell (Founder, Sweet Honey in the Rock), as well as local legends including Mark Hayes, Kevin Bogan, Timothy Tharaldson, Jacob Narverud, and Dr. Krista Blackwood.

A current schedule of events can be viewed here: Schedule At-A-Glance.

For more information, or to register, renew your ACDA membership, or book your hotel, please visit! We hope to see you in Topeka!

Tiffani N. Thompson
KCDA Webmaster

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Summer Convention! Pre-Registration Discounts End Friday!

HAPPY SUMMER!!! (Or almost Summer, to those who "enjoyed" some snow days this year).

We hope that you've got plenty of fun and relaxation planned for your break, and that as part of it, you've made plans to join us for what promises to be our best-yet Summer Convention!

Already know that you're going to join us in Topeka? Take advantage of the Pre-Registration savings and guarantee your choice of reading packets by registering before Friday, May 27Click here and choose the appropriate Pre-Registration rate.

Convention Highlights Include:
  • Headliners Dr. Ysaye Barnwell and Dr. Kevin Fenton
  • Reading Sessions for all levels, ages, and styles
  • Interest sessions by Jacob Narverud, Dr. Krista Blackwood, Mark Hayes, Timothy Tharaldson, and Kevin Bogan
  • Performances by the Te Deum Chamber Choir (Matthew Shepard, conductor), the All-State Women's Choir (Dr. Mitos Andaya Hart, clinician), and the All-State Men's Choir (Brandon Williams, clinician)!
For more information, or to register, book your hotel, or renew your ACDA membership, please visit!

Tiffani N. Thompson
KCDA Webmaster

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Nominations Needed!

Good Afternoon!

Just a reminder to take a few moments as you wrap up your year to honor outstanding members of our organization! Just a reminder that nominations for our KCDA Awards are due by May 27.