Greater Phoenix Music Festival Features PUHSD Students

Posted by Community Relations Department on 10/24/2012

The Greater Phoenix Music Festival featuring three all-star student choirs takes place Saturday, October 27 at 4 p.m. at Phoenix College’s Bulpitt Auditorium.  The Honor Choir, made up of 32 singers will be led by Joel Rinsema, Assistant Conductor for Phoenix Chorale.  The Women Choir of 78 singers will be conducted by Rachel Stoddard, Assistant Professor of Music at Arizona Christian University.  The Greater Phoenix Festival Choir of approximately 80 men and women will be led by Dr. Kenny Miller, Coordinator of Vocal Studies at Phoenix College.  A Phoenix College choir will also perform at the concert.  The students audition and are selected by a panel of music teachers.  These top vocalists throughout the District come together for the first time the day before, and rehearse Friday and Saturday prior to the concert.