Membership Benefits

Membership Benefits

Why Join TCDA?


We offer Leadership Training for your Student Leaders
High School officers of your choirs have the opportunity to attend any one of five various High School Student Day sessions around the state each year.  For only $15 per student, they receive excellent coaching on leadership skills, group dynamics, rehearsal techniques and several other topics.  See our website for more details on locations and dates.  High School Student Day

 

We offer valuable clinics in addition to the summer convention
We have offered clinics on conducting and UIL preparation with more to come.  Our 2019 Winter Conference was a huge success!  These clinics offered at various times of the year have been quite popular and are becoming a TCDA standard.  See our website for more information.

 

To Attend the Annual TCDA Convention

  • Receive continuing education credits through world-class workshops, reading sessions and performances;
  • Meet fellow members and learn new techniques, tips and tricks to enhance classroom skills;
  • Visit over 500 booths in the exhibit hall for new music, fundraising opportunities, tour and travel information, and all-around great shopping;
  • Be inspired, renewed, and have fun in historic San Antonio.

 

To Receive Publications (we must have current mailing address)

  • Texas Sings!, the official magazine of TCDA, published twice annually
  • Candidate Newsletter
  • Choral Notes, our monthly e-newsletter, delivered directly to your inbox (current e-mail address required).

 

We Offer Scholarships

  • Offered to both university students and professionals.

 

CPE Provider - TCDA is approved by the State Board for Education Certification as a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Provider.

Discounted Rates for AAA Membership
To take advantage of this offer, call or email Todd Alexander, 832-339-3605 or alexander.todd@aaa-texas.com


Six Flags over Texas Discount
Congratulations! Texas Choral Directors Association is now signed up for savings! Just log into your own Six Flags site to buy tickets with substantial savings off the main gate price. This online benefit program offers not only substantial savings, but allows you to "print and go" so you have your ticket in hand when you get to the park with no waiting in the line to purchase tickets. 

To access your special tickets, please log into your TCDA membership account to get the special instructions.

 

Retail Discounts with the following vendors:

 

JW Pepper - free shipping coupons available at JWP booths at TCDA Convention and TMEA Convention, as well as any convention where JWP is in attendance.

Sightreading Factory - 20% discount with TCDA member discount code.  Log into your TCDA membership account to get the discount code.  Go to their website to learn more about their products and services, https://www.sightreadingfactory.com/


Ludus Partners - FREE ticketing service for school programs.  Not only is this an excellent, free program for you, every ticket sold benefits TCDA as well. Check it out by going to their website, https://ludus.com/product.php

 
Financial Planning, Health Plans, Long Term Care Plans, Life Insurance, Dental Plans (individual and family plans available, tailored to you) at competitive rates:
Dan M. Samuel, LUTCF, LTCP
3718 Derby Trail
Round Rock, TX 78681
Phone: 512-343-2277
Fax: 888-655-0222
Cell: 512-659-7101
E-mail: dan@america-grp.com
Visit: www.theamerica-group.com

Posting on our Job Board - Finding and Posting Jobs for Members
Access to a TCDA Member Directory
We Offer Exhibitor Sustaining Membership Benefits – shared among TCDA, TODA and TBA
Benefits for Exhibiting Sustaining Members:

  • An opportunity to exhibit at the largest Southwest Music Summer Exhibition in the United States;
  • A combined exhibit hall with more than 6000 music educators, translating into more customers for you;
  • Company listing in all three convention programs;
  • Active membership contact information for three associations;
  • Recipient of three associations’ publications;
  • Opportunity to advertise, sponsor and partner with TCDA, TODA and TBA for exposure at convention, workshops and events;