CHORAL READING SESSION with JEAN ANNE SHAFFERMAN
Event Date: January 12, 2012
Posted: December 8, 2012
Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Choir type: Choirs with Religious Affiliation
January 12, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Allen Organ Octave Hall
Young's Music Store of Whitehall PA invites you to attend our Spring Choral Reading Session with Jean Anne Shafferman. We will sing through about 35 new anthems from Lorenz and Hope publishers. Included will be music for Lent and Easter and it will be primarily for the small to average size choir. Young’s will provide a display of Organ, Piano, Vocal and Handbell music for perusal and/or purchase. There is no charge for the reading session. Please register by calling 1-800-628-6204 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jean Anne Shafferman is Managing Editor, Sacred Choral Music for The Lorenz Corporation, Dayton, Ohio and Music Assistant at College Hill Presbyterian Church, Easton, Pennsylvania. Previous professional experience includes serving as Director of Church Choral Publications for Alfred Publishing Company, Los Angeles, California; Director of Choral Activities and Instructor in Music Theory and History at Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania; and Instructor in Music Theory at the University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, where she received B.M.E. and M.A. (music theory) degrees. In 2002, she was inducted into the University of Kentucky School of Music Alumni Hall of Fame.
Jean Anne has presented church clinics throughout the United States and Canada and has authored over 90 choral works, 30 children's musicals and collections, and two SATB Christmas cantatas. She also has served as ACDA Eastern Division Music in Worship Chairperson. She and her husband David reside in Easton and have two grown children and two granddaughters.