Adam Joseph Ortiz Edit Profile
Bachelor of Music Education, University Southern Mississippi, also Master of Music.
Choral conductor male chorus Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, 1956-1958, conductor annual Messiah presentations, since 1977. Choral music coordinator Columbia Broadcasting System, New Orleans, 1956-1958. Professor music, vocal therapist Mississippi Gulf Coast Junior College, Jefferson Davis Campus, Gulfport, since 1969.
Singer leading roles operas and musical productions. Conductor community chorus, Gulfport. Choral master Community Opera Association, Gulfport.
Music director First United Methodist Church, Gulfport. Guest conductor New Orleans Symphony, 1956.
Working in partnership with different Christian denominations allows influencing public policy more effectively.
Served with United States Air Force, 1955-1958. Named honorary citizen, awarded key to city New Orleans, 1956. Member Choral Conductors National Association.
Married Margaret Lynne Perkins, July 4, 1973. Children– Margo, Mark, Daniel.