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Music educator

Lawrence Edward Zehring, music educator. Member of College Music Society (life), American Choral Director Association (life).

Background

Zehring, Lawrence Edward was born on December 18, 1940 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Edward Charles and Virginia Powell (Minshall) Zehring.

Education

Bachelor, University Ozarks, 1961. Master, Tulsa U.1964. Doctor of Music, University Missouri, Kansas City, 1985.

Career

Director vocal music Saranac Lake Schools, New York, 1968—1977. Assistant conductor Gregg Smith Singers, New York City, 1977—1979. Associate professor choral music Bridgewater College, Virginia, 1979—1980.

Associate professor Tarkio College, Missouri, 1980—1981, Fort Hays State University, Kansas. Director music Roeland Park United Methodist Church, 1981—1985, First United Methodist Church, Bella Vista, Arkansas, since 1994. Executive director Mashburn Scholarship Foundation, Fayetteville, Arkansas, 2000—2005.

Founder, conductor Northwest Arkansas Chorale, Rogers, 1985—2006. Director Bella Vista Women's Chorus, 1986—2006.

Membership

Member of College Music Society (life), American Choral Director Association (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, hiking, camping.

Connections

Married Annette Lee Zehring, December 31, 1965. 1 child Jared Lee.

father:
Edward Charles Zehring

mother:
Virginia Powell (Minshall) Zehring

spouse:
Annette Lee Zehring

child:
Jared Lee Zehring