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Date(s) - 12/06/2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Christ Church Cathedral
Bexley High School Vocal Ensemble
Gateway Music Festivals & Tours is thrilled to announce that the Bexley High School Vocal Ensemble, under the direction of Amy Johnston Blosser, will be touring the beautiful country of Canada in June of 2019 and will give a concert on Wednesday, 12th of June at 2:00 PM Christ Church Cathedral in Montreal.
The Bexley High School Vocal Ensemble travels the U.S. extensively including tours in New York City, Toronto, Chicago, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. Their international tours include Venice, Salzburg, Vienna, Prague, Budapest, Krakow, London, Paris and their June 2015 tour of Ireland. Following their performance in Lincoln Center in March 2017, and a 12-day tour throughout Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic in June 2018. Vocal Ensemble has performed at state conferences for NAfME and ACDA as well as Central Division ACDA conferences in 2012 and 2016. Members have worked with conductors including Eric Barnum, David Childs, Rollo Dilworth, Sydney Guillaume, James Mulholland, Tim Takach, and Hilary Apfelstadt. They were awarded second place in the Youth and High School division for the 2017 American Prize. Vocal Ensemble works every day to touch and change lives by creating beauty through their music, and are honored to share their message at this performance.
Amy Johnston Blosser is the ACDA National Chair for Repertoire and Resources. She has been active in planning National Conferences in Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, Oklahoma City, Dallas, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis and Kansas City. In her sixteenth year as director at Bexley High School in Columbus, Ohio, Amy Blosser conducts six choirs in grades 7-12 and was named Educator of the Year for Bexley City Schools in 2011. Blosser was selected to serve as one of 14 Conducting Fellows for the 2015 International Conductors Exchange Program to Sweden. She was awarded second place in the Youth & High School Conducting category for the American Prize. Blosser holds a Master of Music in Choral Conducting and Bachelor of Music Education from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio where she studied with Hilary Apfelstadt and James Gallagher. In addition to her work at Bexley H.S., Amy Blosser is the Artistic Director of the Bexley Choral Society and the Director of Music at Bexley United Methodist Church.
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