History

PAST PERFORMANCES AND ACHIEVEMENTS

Annual Concerts

  • Opus Series Concerts, City Arts annual concert series
  • Bel Canto Company Annual Holiday Concerts, selected guest choir
  • Piedmont Invitational Children’s Choral Festival
  • Advanced Choral Workshop
  • Biltmore Holiday Candlelight Tours, by invitation
  • Duke Chapel Worship Service

Special Concerts and Events
University of North Carolina at Greensboro—Music, Theater and Dance:

  • 2013 — 25th Anniversary Concert, Commissioned works composed by Andrea Ramsey and Tom Shelton
  • 2013 — Help! Help! The Globolinks!, UNCG School of Music and Greensboro Opera
  • 2013 — Elijah, Choral Society of Greensboro
  • 2012 — Voices of Light, Southern Division American Choral Directors Association
  • 2010 — L’Enfant et les Sortilèges
  • 2010 — Amahl and the Night Visitors
  • 1999 — Hansel and Gretel
  • 1994 — War Requiem, Benjamin Britten
  • 1991 — Amahl and the Night Visitors
  • 2012 — Music for a Great Space Concert Series
  • 2010 — Carolina Chocolate Drops, Triad Stage
  • 2009 — Carmina Burana, Choral Society of Greensboro
  • 2009 — Brooks Whitehouse and Friends, North Carolina School of the Arts
  • 2004 — Mass of the Children, John Rutter composer and conductor, Hinshaw Music Celebration
  • 1997 — Music for a Great Space Concert Series

Conventions

  • American Choral Directors Association, North Carolina Fall Convention, Greensboro, NC (2013)
  • American Choral Directors Association, Southeast Regional Convention, Winston-Salem, NC (2011)
  • American Choral Directors Association, North Carolina Fall Convention, Greensboro, NC (2008)
  • American Choral Directors Association, Southeast Regional Convention, Norfolk, VA (1996)
  • International Kiwanis Convention, St. Louis, MO (1991)

Conferences – Workshops – Seminars

  • North Carolina Summer Institute for Choral Arts, Boone, NC, selected choir-in-residence
  • Choral Music Experience, Elon University
  • Hinshaw Music Publishing Co Celebration, demonstration choir, Dr. Lynn Gackle, clinician

Tours and Music Festivals

  • Williamsburg, Virginia – Bruton Parish Church (2015)
  • Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Charleston, SC (2012)
  • Appalachian Festival of Young Voices, Charleston, WV (2008)
  • Canterbury International Choral Festival (1998, 2005)
  • Montana International Choral Festival Missoula, MT (2003)
  • Kathaumixw International Choir Festival-Powell River, British Columbia (1994, 2000)
  • Central European Choir Festival (1996)

Collaborations with Conductors and Composers

Dr. Paul Salamunovich, Dr.Henry Leck, Dr. Lynn Gackle, Dr. Randall Stroupe, Dr. Rollo Dilworth, Jean Ashworth-Bartle, Joan Gregoryk, Tony Guzman, John Rutter, Nick Page, Dr. Janet Galvan, Dr. Sandra Snow, Dr. Rollo Dilworth, Dr. Sigrid Johnson, Paul Caldwell, and Tom Shelton

Awards and Achievements

  • Lullaby and Slumber Songs CD in co-operation with Moses Cone Hospital (2005)
  • Award of Merit for outstanding achievement in the progress of better music in the Greensboro honored by the Euterpe Club of Greensboro (2003)
  • Celebrating 10 Years of Excellence CD (1998)

Grants Received

  • Community Foundation of Greensboro
  • Greensboro Arts Council
  • Grass Roots

Community Service Fundraisers

  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • The American Heart Association
  • Moses Cone Hospital Breast Cancer Marathon