Summer Conference 
July 30 - August 2, 2019

New Location!
Blue Water Convention Center and DoubleTree by Hilton in Port Huron.

Student Leadership Conference - July 30 - 31
Headliner Kelly Miller

Summer Conference - July 31 -August 2
Headliners Kimberly Dunn Adams and Catherine A. Walker

Summer Conference Session Submission

The Summer Conference team has created a Google Form to submit a session for the conference MSVMA Summer Conference 2019 Session Submission

Conference Pricing


Registration price includes:
- Entrance to all sessions
- Music for your interest sessions
- Select meals on site, including the Thursday Evening Social Hour

Music packets are only guaranteed for registrations received by June 15th

Summer Conference fees are non-refundable

Session Wish List - Summer Conference 2019

If you were developing the program for Summer Conference, what would you choose?  

Here is your chance to help determine the session topics. Consider topics that would help your students or you in the classroom. Is there a subject or issue that you have wanted more information about but not had time to pursue it?  

To submit a session request or idea, please contact Eric Cadena, director ofSummer Conference and Michigan Youth Arts at


SCECHs are available at Summer Conference

Login to the Michigan Online Educator Certification System to locate your PIC.

Call for Session Presenters  
Summer Conference 2019

Would you like to share your expertise in a specific choral/vocal music topic? Have some great warmup techniques that your students enjoy? Tips to engage/recruit students in new ways? Genre specific knowledge? Like to organize a panel to discuss a specific topic with your session participants.

This is your opportunity to become a presenter at Summer Conference. Submit your session description via Google form by November 1. Potential presenters will be advised of the status of their submission on November 15.

For information, please contact Eric Cadena, director of Summer Conference and Michigan Youth Arts.


Questions? Please contact Summer Conference Supervisors. 

Helen Hansens

Kathy Cunningham

Thank you to our 2018 Sponsors

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Our vision is to reach the hearts of all people through song.

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