Peggy Dettwiler - Choral Conductor & Clinician

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Guest Appearances

GUEST CONDUCTING, PRESENTATIONS, and SPECIAL PERFORMANCES

2014

World Choral Symposium, Seoul, Korea
New Jersey All-State Chorus

2013

Maryland All-State Women’s Chorus, Baltimore, MD
PMEA District 6 Chorus Festival, Altoona, PA

2012

ACDA-NY Summer Conference Directors’ Chorus, Albany, NY

World Choir Games, Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert Choir in Folklore, Musica Sacra, and Mixed Youth Choir Categories

“The Sound of Music” concert performance in Carnegie Hall, New York City
Concert Choir Women as the Nuns Chorus

The Eastern Division Convention of the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)
Concert Choir in Performance
Interest Session Presentation:  “Sing in Style”

Pennsylvania Music Educators Region I Chorus Festival Director, Mercer, PA

Pennsylvania Music Educators District 7 Chorus Festival Director, Dillsburg, PA

2011

Pennsylvania Music Educators State Conference, Hershey, PA
Interest Session Presentation: “The Choral Rehearsal: Process to Product”

Music Educators Eastern Division Convention, Baltimore, MD
Concert Choir in Performance

Virginia District 14 Women’s Choir Director, Winchester, VA

2010

Wyoming Seminary Performing Arts Camp Chorus Director, Wilkes Barre, PA

The Northwestern Division Convention of the ACDA, Seattle, WA
Interest Session Presentation: “Developing a Choral Color Palette for Various Choral Styles”

The North Central Division Convention of the ACDA, Minneapolis, MN
Interest Session Presentation: “Developing a Choral Color Palette for Various Choral Styles”

The Western Division Convention of the ACDA, Tucson, AZ
Interest Session Presentation: “Developing a Choral Color Palette for Various Choral Styles”

The Eastern Division Convention of the American Choral Directors Association, Philadelphia, PA
Concert Choir as the Conducting Competition Choir

Wisconsin State Collegiate Honor Choir Director, Eau Claire, WI

PMEA District 10 Chorus Festival Director, Nazareth, PA

2009

The National Collegiate Choral Convention at Yale University, New Haven, CT
Concert Choir in Performance

Pennsylvania Music Educators District 8 Festival Chorus, Bloomsburg, PA

2008

New York State School Association Zone 9 Area All-State Chorus, New Windsor, NY

2008 World Choir Games, Graz, Austria
MU Concert Choir World Champion in the Gospel & Spiritual Category
MU Concert Choir – 2nd Place Gold Medal Winner in the Mixed Youth Choir Category

Workshop presented for the IU9 choral directors, Wellsboro, PA
“Vocal Techniques for Elementary Choirs”

Workshop presented for the PMEA Region IV choral directors, Factoryville, PA
“The Choral Rehearsal: Process to Product”

PMEA District 9 Festival Chorus, Throop, PA

Marquette University High School Festival, Milwaukee, WI

2007

NYSSMA Area All-State Chorus, Elmira, NY

PMEA Region V Choral Festival, Boyertown, PA

Interest session presented at the ACDA-PA State Conference, University Park, PA
“Developing a Choral Color Palette for Various Choral Styles”

Western Region Music Festival, Norwalk, CT

2006

PMEA Region II Chorus Festival, Port Allegany, PA

Interest session presented at the ACDA Eastern Division Convention, New York City
“Developing a Choral Color Palette for Various Choral Styles”

Harford All-County High School Chorus, Havre de Grace, MD

2005

American Choral Directors Association of PA High School Men’s Honor Choir, Harrisburg, PA

PMEA District 4 Chorus Festival, Lewistown, PA

Grand Prix International Choral Competition, Varna, Bulgaria
MU Concert Choir 4th Place Winner

Interest session presented at the ACDA-PA State Conference, University Park, PA
“Mentoring:  It’s not what you say –It’s how you say it”

2004

NYSSMA Area All-State High School Mixed Chorus, Middletown, NY

Pennsylvania Music Educators Conference All-State Mixed Chorus, Erie, PA

NJ Music Educators State Conference, New Brunswick, NJ
Session – “The Choral Director as Voice Teacher”
Session – The Art of Score Preparation”
Monroe All-County Chorus, Rochester, NY

2003

NYSSMA Area All-State High School Mixed Chorus, Ithaca, NY

MENC Eastern Division Convention, Providence, RI
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert
Mansfieldians in Concert

PMEA State Music Conference, Hershey, PA
Mansfield University Men’s Chorus in Concert
Session – “Working with Men’s & Women’s Choirs”

2002

NYSSMA Area All-State Junior High Women’s Choir, Elmira, NY

PMEA District 12 Chorus Festival, Folsom, PA

Steuben All-County Chorus, Corning, NY

ACDA Eastern Division Convention, Pittsburgh, PA
Session – “The Choral Director as Voice Teacher”

Robert Schumann International Choir Competition & Festival
Gold V Medal Winner and Special Prize for Artistic Interpretation with Mansfield University Concert Choir in Zwickau, Germany

2001

Massachusetts State ACDA Choral Festival, Belmont

NYSSMA State Conference, Rochester, NY
Session – “Getting Heady with High School Singers”

PMEA State Conference, Hershey, PA
Session – “The Choral Director as Voice Teacher”

MENC Eastern Division Conference, Pittsburgh, PA
Session – “Getting heady with high school singers”

PMEA State Conference, Hershey, PA
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert

MENC Eastern Division Convention, Pittsburgh, PA
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert

2000

Indiana State Chorus Finals Clinician, Indianapolis

Massachusetts State ACDA Choral Festival, Belmont

PMEA District 2 Chorus Festival, Coudersport, PA

MENC National Convention, Washington, DC
Reading Session – “American Choral Music”

ACDA Eastern Division Convention, Baltimore, MD
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert

1999

Oregon Bach Festival Masterclass for Conductors, Eugene

All-City Elementary Chorus Festival, Elmira, NY

PMEA State Conference, Valley Forge, PA
Session – “The Choral Conductor: the Reflection of a Singer”

Pennsylvania ACDA Summer Conference, State College, PA
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert

1998

Oregon Bach Festival Masterclass for Conductors, Eugene

PMEA District 8 Elementary All-Star Sing, Mansfield, PA

PMEA Region III Chorus Festival, Bedford, PA

PMEA District 9 Chorus Festival, Lehman, PA

Fairmont College Invitational Choral Festival, Fairmont, WV

Central Dauphin Choral Festival, Harrisburg, PA

ACDA-PA Conference, University Park, PA
Reading Session – “Holiday Music for SATB & TTBB Choirs”

ACDA-PA Conference, University Park, PA
Session – “The Choral Director as Voice Teacher”

ACDA Eastern Division Convention, Providence, RI
Session – “It takes a village, but it begins with you!”

PMEA State Conference, Erie, PA
Reading Session – “SATB Choral Repertoire”
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert

1997

Pre-Holiday Season Choral Festival, New Providence, NJ

NYSSMA Area All-State Chorus, Bath, NY

PMEA District 8 Middle School Song-Fest, Lewisburg, PA

Delaware All-State Junior Chorus, Newark, DE

PMEA District 7 Chorus Festival, Dallastown, PA

ACDA – PA Conference, University Park, PA
Reading Session – “Multi-cultural Music for SATB Choirs”

PMEA Conference, Pittsburgh, PA
Reading Session – “Music for SAB and SATB Choirs”

MENC Eastern-Division Convention, Baltimore, MD
Session – “The Choral Director as Voice Teacher”

Wisconsin Choral Directors Convention, Appleton, WI
Session – “Designing Vocal Warmups for Specific Choral Works”

MENC Eastern-Division Convention, Baltimore, MD
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert

1996

Broome County High School Festival Chorus, Binghamton, NY

PMEA District 10 Chorus Festival, Pocono Mountain, PA

Oswego County High School Festival Chorus, Central Square, NY

Florilège Vocal de Tours International Choral Competition Finalist with Mansfield University Concert Choir in Tours, France

Festival Singers with Eric Ericson, Conductor, Banff, Canada

1995

Roberts Wesleyan College Winter Pops Concert, Rochester, NY

NYSSMA Area All-State Women’s Chorus, Hyde Park, NY

MENC Eastern-Division Convention, Rochester, NY
Session – “Designing Vocal Warmups for Specific Choral Works”

PMEA state conference, Pittsburgh, PA
Session – “Designing Vocal Warm-ups for Specific Choral Works”

Festival Singers with Robert Shaw, New York City, NY

MENC Eastern-Division Convention, Rochester
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert

1994

PMEA District 9 Elementary All-Star Sing, Galeton, PA

Steuben All-County Junior High Chorus, Addison, NY

PA Region IV State Chorus, Carbondale, PA

Nassau Area All-State Women’s Chorus, Long Island, NY

PA-ACDA Summer Conference, University Park, PA
Session – “Designing Vocal Warmups for Specific Choral Works”

MENC National Convention, Cincinnati, OH
Session – “Designing Vocal Warm-ups for Specific Choral Works”

MENC National Convention, Cincinnati, OH
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert

1993

Orchestral Conducting for Choral Directors, Opava, Czech Republic

PMEA State Conference. Wilkes-Barre, PA
Mansfield University Concert Choir in Concert

1992

Fox Chapel High School Choral Festival, Pittsburgh, PA

PA District VIII Elementary All-Star Sing, Lewisburg, PA

PA District VIII Festival Chorus, Wellsboro, PA

1991

Susquehanna Senior High All-County Chorus, Elk Lake, PA

Tioga County Senior High Chorus, Lawrenceville, PA

1990

Oswego Senior High All-County Chorus, Hannibal, NY

1989

Chorus Master for the “Best of Gilbert & Sullivan”

RPO Concert and Compact Disc, Rochester, NY

New York Area All-State Festival Chorus, Fairport, NY

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