February 27 ( $eventstarttime ) - Treble Chamber Choir and University Men's, Women's and Combined Choruses
The JMU Treble Chamber Choir and the University Men’s and Combined Choruses are under the direction of Dr. W. Bryce Hayes. The University Women’s Chorus is under the direction of Dr. Jo–Anne van der Vat–Chromy.
Dr. W. Bryce Hayes maintains an active career as a conductor, teacher, church musician, pianist, accompanist and singer. He recently completed his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in conducting from The University of Minnesota. Formerly, Dr. Hayes served as a Director with the The Princeton Girlchoir and the Director of Upper School Choral Music at Princeton Day School in Princeton, New Jersey.
Jo–Anne van der Vat–Chromy joined the JMU faculty in 2010 and is Director of Choral Activities. She hails most recently from Tallahassee, where she completed her doctoral studies in choral music education/choral conducting at Florida State University. Dr. V. has served on the music faculty of The International School of Brussels, as Vocal Music Director at The American School of The Hague, of the Dutch women’s choir Het Davidkoor and Tallahassee Community College.