Dr Hilary Apfelstadt
June/July 2014

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Ireland with Hilary Apfelstadt - June/July 2014

IRELAND CHOIR & BAND FESTIVAL in Dublin & Belfast with extension to London with Hilary Apfelstadt & Gillian MacKay

Dr Hilary Apfelstadt

Dr. Hilary Apfelstadt was appointed Director of Choral Activities at the University of Toronto in 2010. Raised in Nova Scotia, she earned degrees from the University of Toronto, the University of Illinois, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Formerly Director of Choral Activities and Associate Director of the School of Music at the Ohio State University (1993 – 2010), she has conducted choirs at divisional and national conferences of the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), and conducted the U of T MacMillan Singers at Podium 2012, the national conference of the Association of Canadian Choral Communities (ACCC). She has led choral festivals in Europe, and at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Centre in New York. In 2009, she conducted the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in a live broadcast of “Music and the Spoken Word.” She has directed all-state choruses in more than 30 states and led the 2011 Ontario Youth Choir. She will conduct the National Youth Choir of Canada in 2014. Dr. Apfelstadt was a member of the Robert Shaw Festival Singers and recorded two Grammy award winning CD’s with them in France.