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Music educator

Cynthia Elaine Bridges, music educator. Certified music teacher Illinois. Named Outstanding Music/Drama Teacher, Beulah A. G. Smith Foundation, 1997; fellow, Northwestern University, 1999. Assistant pastor 1st Pentecostal Community Church, Calumet, Illinois, since 1984; Member of Music Educator National Conference.

Background

Bridges, Cynthia Elaine was born on December 25, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Horace Alcus and Hettie Malone Bridges.

Education

Bachelor in Music Education, Roosevelt University, Chicago, 1985. Master in Musical Arts, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 2002.

Career

Teacher Kinder Kare Preschool, 1985—1986. Music teacher Unity Catholic High School, 1986—1988, St. Martin de Porres High School, Chicago, 1988—1991, Kipling Elementary School, Chicago, since 1991. Director, chaplain Doris Ward Workshop Chorale, Chicago, 1985—2001.

Assistant conductor All City Elementary Youth Chorus, Chicago, 1997—1999, Chicago, 2003—2005. Vocal coach church singers Vocal Boot Camp, Chicago, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Certified music teacher Illinois.

Membership

Assistant pastor 1st Pentecostal Community Church, Calumet, Illinois, since 1984. Member of Music Educator National Conference.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Movies, spa.

Connections

1 child Orlando Pierre McLin.

father:
Horace Alcus

mother:
Hettie Malone Bridges

child:
Orlando Pierre McLin Bridges