Welcome to NC ACDA .

Our Vision:

NC ACDA enriches our diverse lives and empowers communities through the transformative nature of the choral arts.

Our Mission:

NC ACDA invests in the development and growth of the choral arts through exceptional experiences in artistry, innovation, diversity, and leadership.


2021 NC ACDA Fall Conference

We Rise, We Sing: Our Vision Unfolding

Christ Baptist Church, Raleigh, NC -- OCTOBER 8-9, 2021

Join us for incredible professional development by world class musicians, reading sessions, performances, and exhibits. You won't want to miss this year's concert featuring North Carolina Master Chorale (Dr. Al Sturgis, Conductor) and EXIGENCE: A Sphinx Vocal Ensemble (Dr. Eugene Rogers, Conductor.)

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Dedicated to
Advancement & Enrichment.

The North Carolina Chapter of the American Choral Directors Association (NC ACDA) is a non-profit organization whose membership is composed of around 400 choral musicians from school, college, university, church, community, professional groups and the music industry. NC ACDA is dedicated to the advancement and enrichment of the choral art throughout the state of North Carolina.

NC ACDA is part of the American Choral Directors Association, one of the world's largest professional organizations for choral musicians with a membership of over 18,000 directors representing one million singers.

Membership in NC ACDA is attained through membership in the national American Choral Directors Association.


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For over 50 years, the American Choral Directors Association has been the preeminent association for choral conductors throughout the United States.

ACDA is all about professionals like you! Our members teach choral music in public and private schools - kindergarten through senior high school - and at the college and university levels. They conduct a variety of choral groups, including boychoirs, children's choirs, men's and women's choruses, junior and senior high school choirs, college and university choruses, ethnic choirs, vocal-jazz ensembles, and symphony choruses. They also conduct choirs in their communities and in their places of worship.