IL-ACDA Summer Retreat

2018 IL-ACDA Summer ReTreat
Wed & Thurs, June 27 & 28
Illinois State University


You don’t want to miss the 2018 IL-ACDA Summer Retreat June 27-28 at Illinois State University in Normal.

Click here to register for the 2018 ReTreat!

ReTreat Schedule

Our headliners are:

David Fryling is director of choral activities at Hofstra University ( 
– Kathy Armstrong is a percussionist and educator who is well-known for her work in bringing Ghanaian music and dance to choirs, schools and community groups in North America and Europe.
You can expect reading sessions, the Directors’ Chorus, our composition contest winner, sessions on pedagogy, repertoire, conducting and more. And most important, a chance to enjoy the vibrant and welcoming community that is Illinois ACDA!
Lee Kesselman,
President-Elect, IL-ACDA
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The 2018 IL-ACDA Summer ReTreat was a huge success! Over 100 choral directors attended and enjoyed 2 excellent headliners, a wide variety of workshops and reading sessions, multiple exhibitors, a directors’ chorus, great food, and endless professional networking!

Look below for documents from past ReTreats: