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conductor , Music educator

Sue Fay Allen, music educator, conductor. Board directors Clarence (New York) Orchestra Association, since 1990. Member American Choral Directors Association (secretary New York chapter 1991-1993, president 1995-1997, chair of honors 1995-1997, advertising editor Troubadour since 2003), New York State School Music Association (voice chairman 1986-1990).

Background

Allen, Sue Fay was born on September 8, 1940 in Buffalo, New York, United States. Daughter of Roy Henry and Betty Paula (Engelbert) Geyer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, State University of New York, Potsdam, 1961. Master of Science, State University of New York, Potsdam, 1964.

Career

Music coordinator Amherst (New York ) Central Schools, 1979-1996, music teacher, since 1966. Founder, conductor, choral director Amherst Bel Canto Choir, since 1992. Member education committee Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Board, since 1996.

Guest conductor over sixty county, area and festival choirs.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Music Educators National Conference, 1993-1996. Advertising editor American Choral Directors Association Eastern Division Magazine Troubadour, since 2003. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Board directors Clarence (New York) Orchestra Association, since 1990. Member American Choral Directors Association (secretary New York chapter 1991-1993, president 1995-1997, chair of honors 1995-1997, advertising editor Troubadour since 2003), New York State School Music Association (voice chairman 1986-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, sewing, writing.

Connections

Children: Elizabeth, Paula. Married Carl Elton Klingenschmitt. Children: Julie, Gordon.

father:
Roy Henry Geyer

mother:
Betty Paula (Engelbert) Geyer

spouse:
Carl Elton Klingenschmitt

child:
Elizabeth Allen

child:
Paula Allen

child:
Julie Allen

child:
Gordon Allen