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1-2014 Thank you to each of our ICDA members who voted in our January elections for the open District Chair positions. We are pleased to welcome Central District Representative Lisa Ott, North Central District Representative Jason Heitland, Northeast District Representative Teresa Slade, and returning Southwest District Representative Travis Walker. They will start their terms July 1.

1-12-2014 Register now for FEBRUARY 22 -- Children's-Elementary Workshop

1-12-2014 Register now for FEBRUARY 22 -- 2014 Winter Church Music Symposium


Board Meeting Dates
April TBA Executive Board Budget Meeting - location TBA
Sounding Board Deadline
Submission Deadline March 15
Opportunity Deadlines
April 15 Deadline for Nominations for Robert McCowen Award
May 1 Deadline or Scholarship-Research Grant Applications
Event Dates
May 14 Outstanding Performers Showcase, ISU, Ames
July 21 -25, 2014 Annual ICDA Summer Symposium

ICDA Summer Symposium 2013

ICDA links

ICDA Sounding Board

ICDA Events

We host one annual Symposium,both state and district choral events, and provide many services for ICDA members, including our Mentor program for new educators.

Summer Symposium

2014 Dates in Mason City July 21-25
Learning opportunities -- networking -- fantastic presenters -- social events!

ICDA Mentor Program

Link to Mentor Program

If you would like to be a mentor, if you are a beginning teacher and would like a formal mentor

All-State Jazz

ICDA is pleased again to sponsor the  17th Annual Iowa All-State Jazz Choir. Concert given in conjunction with the ICDA Summer Convention at Mason City’s NIACC Campus on Monday, July 21, 2014

Fall Symposium

Saturday, November 2, 2013
for First-Year Arts Educators


Saturday, September 7, 2013


link to information 'Technology, Favorite Music and Holiday Activities - Oh My!', Feb. 22, 2014, Novak Elementary in Marion


ICDA will sponsor the twenty-eighth annual Opus Honor Choir on Thursday, November 21th, 2013 at Iowa State University in Ames.

Endowment Fund

Working to further the cause of choral music in Iowa


About ICDA

Iowa Choral Directors Association, Inc. exists to serve choral musicians in the state of Iowa. ICDA's 1000+ members are choral conductors at every level of learning from pre-school to. ICDA is an affiliate of the American Choral Directors Association. Click here for more information.

The 'Sounding Board' is ICDA's quarterly publication -- see the most recent issue

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