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Music educator

Susan Marie Kelly, music educator. Scholar Trustee scholar, Wilkes University, 1990-1995. Member of Pennsylvania State Education Association/National Education Association, American Choral Directors Association (chair junior high choirs repertoire and standards Pennsylvania chapter 2005-2007, Pennsylvania state secretary since 2007), Music Educators National Conference, Sigma Tau Delta, Alpha Chi, Pi Kappa Lambda.

Background

Kelly, Susan Marie was born on February 25, 1972 in Plains, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Joseph William and Suzann Hreha Kelly.

Education

Bachelor in English Education, Wilkes University, 1995. Bachelor of Medicine in Music Education, Wilkes University, 1995. MM in Vocal Performance, Temple University, 1999.

MM in Choral Conducting, Temple University, 1999.

Career

Director children's and youth programs Choral Society NEPA, Scranton, Pennsylvania, since 1993. Vocal instructor Wilkes University Community Conservatory, Wilkes-Barre, 1994—2006. Soprano The Lyric Consort, Scranton, since 1995.

Conductor Performing Arts Institute Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, 1999—2006. Choir director First Presybn. Church, Clarks Summit, since 1999.

Choral teacher grades 7-12 Mid Valley Secondary Center, Throop, 2000—2005. Choral teacher grades 9-12 Abington Heights High School, Clarks Summit, since 2005. Apprentice Mendelssohn Club Philadelphia, 1998—1999.

Visiting instructor music Bloomsburg University, Pennsylvania, 1999—2000. Conductor honor choir New York State School Music Association, 2006. Presenter Pennsylvania Music Educators Association Conference, 2006, 07, conductor Cantare choir, 07.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Singer (in The Lyric Consort): (Civil Defense) Christmas from St. Stephen's, 1999. Conductor: Civil Defense America, the Beautiful, 2001. Singer (in The Lyric Consort): A Field Afar, 2001.

      Appeared with The Lyric Consort: WVIA-FM, 2001.

Membership

Member of Pennsylvania State Education Association/National Education Association, American Choral Directors Association (chair junior high choirs repertoire and standards Pennsylvania chapter 2005-2007, Pennsylvania state secretary since 2007), Music Educators National Conference, Sigma Tau Delta, Alpha Chi, Pi Kappa Lambda.

Connections

father:
Joseph William

mother:
Suzann Hreha Kelly