The mission of the American Choral Directors Association is to inspire excellence in choral music through education, performance, composition, and advocacy.

Beth Gibbs

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Dr. Gibbs earned the Doctorate of Musical Arts degree in Choral Conducting from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL, Master of Music degrees in Choral Conducting and Vocal Performance from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC, and the Bachelor of Music Education degree from Stetson University in DeLand, FL. Dr. Gibbs spent six years teaching at the high school level in Atlanta, GA. She has recently conducted in the Chartres Cathedral in France, St. Paul’s Cathedral in Vatican City, and at the International Festival of Choirs in Santiago de Cuba. Active as a performer, she was a member of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chamber Chorus under the direction of Norman McKenzie, sang under the batons of Michael Tilson Thomas and Helmuth Rilling, and sings with the Santa Fe Desert Chorale conducted by Joshua Habermann.

 

At FSC, Dr. Gibbs conducts the Chamber Singers and the Concert Choir, and teaches Conducting, Choral Pedagogy, and Caribbean Music.