Tag Archives: Westminster Choir College

Singing joy from around the world: Feb 19

Building bridges through choral music…..Princeton and Westminster Choir College of Rider University welcome more than 800 choral singers from four nations and seven states to participate in “Sing ‘N Joy,” a choral festival and competition sponsored by Interkultur. Everyone is invited … Continue reading

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Confidence – Creativity – Collaboration: Choirs at PUMC

    Parents—PUMC members and non-members–don’t let another year go by without signing  yourr child up for PUMC’s Children’s Choir. Music education is one of the most important developmental programs we offer children and we don’t want you to miss out on this … Continue reading

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Sing with Us: Meet the Children

Introducing singers from PUMC’s Children’s Choir! Tom Shelton, director of children’s and youth choirs at Princeton United Methodist Church and  assistant professor at Westminster Choir College. presented a nationally broadcast webinar on Thursday, August 25, at noon for the Choristers … Continue reading

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Choristers at Kemp Festival

Eight children and youth participated in the Kemp Church Music Symposium at Westminster Choir College, reports Tom Shelton, director children’s and youth choirs at PUMC. He attended along with music director Hyosang Park, and he gave one of the workshops. The … Continue reading

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Hyosang Park, solo handbells on 6/7

One person, two bells is the usual method for playing handbells. In fact, fewer than a dozen solo handbell artists using four octave handbells concertize in the Eastern United States. This rare kind of concert will be held on Sunday, June 7, … Continue reading

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Christopher McWilliams at the Organ

Remember the opening scene from Disney’s Fantasia? With the image of the conductor (Leopold Stowkowski) lifting his arm for the crashing downbeat? That’s J.S. Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in d minor, and it’s featured on Christopher McWilliams’ organ recital on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Passing the Baton: Yvonne to Tom

This press release announces Yvonne Macdonald’s retirement and Tom Shelton’s appointment as director of music for children and youth “When children and youth feel what the lyrics are saying, the beauty comes alive,” says Tom Shelton. He is the new … Continue reading

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