Tag: choir

WHS welcomes new choir teacher

By Gabrielle Moore Whitney Andersen was literally raised to be a music teacher. Her mother was a choir director and her father was a band director and is the principle trumpet player of the Dallas Wind Symphony. She says she also had fantastic music teachers growing up, her high school choir director ultimately leading her… Read more »

Chart-topping Mo. nuns to release Lent album

By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH (GOWER, Mo., AP) — Eight times a day, a group of nuns files into a chapel in their rural northwest Missouri monastery to chant and worship. Quite unexpectedly, this private, prayerful pursuit has made the Benedictines of Mary a chart-topping recording industry curiosity. After being named Billboard’s No. 1 Classical Traditional Artist… Read more »