Member Benefits

Annual Convention Offers:

  • New music reading sessions and professional development clinics
  • Education – CPE credits
  • Networking with over 500 colleagues, peers and nationally known professionals
  • Online access to convention workshop handouts post convention

Publications

  • The official e-newsletter, TODA News, comes directly to your inbox four times/year and is available online. Each issue contains interesting and informative articles, news from the TODA Board of Directors as well as valuable convention information. Archive issues are available on our website.
  • The Annual TODA Convention program offers advertising opportunities with exposure to a broad audience of orchestra directors.

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

Scholarships – offered to university students

Discounted Rates for AAA Membership - to take advantage of this offer, call or email Todd Alexander, 832-339-3605 or [email protected]

Six Flags over Texas Discount

Congratulations! Texas Orchestra 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 go to sixflags.com/PartnerLogin or click the link below, then log into the site with the username and password provided.

Special Ticket Link: https://sf-sa.secure.accesso.com/embed/store.php?merchant_id=37731&emerchant_id=5020

Username:  TODA

Password: (Password is Numeric & Case Sensitive):  SixFlags4

Health Plans, Long Term Care Plans, Life Insurance, Dental Plans (individual and family plans available through all major carriers)

Mr. Samuel works with TMEA and several other associations, and offers competitive rates based on volume and specific advice for specific situations.

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: [email protected]
Visit: www.theamerica-group.com

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS:

  • Member directory with online access to other TODA professionals for knowledge sharing and communication.
  • Job Board
  • Access to music that was read at the previous convention

Sustaining Membership Benefits

Additional Benefits for Sustaining Members:

  • An opportunity to exhibit at the largest music convention/show in the summer in the U.S.
  • Great company exposure by advertising in our publications and/or convention program
  • An opportunity to purchase database files for all or past members of Texas Orchestra Directors Association
  • Recipient of TODA News
  • Sponsorship opportunities for convention, workshops and receptions
  • Opportunity to present a Product Showcase at the annual convention

TODA is a professional society, and dues are deductible for tax purposes as a business expense. They are not deductible as a charitable contribution.