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October 4, 2016

Webinar: Learn how to run a more effective choir rehearsal

choir singing

As a busy choir director, your time is precious. So is the time of your singers.  Find new ways to make the most out of your limited rehearsal time each week in OCP’s  webinar “How to Run A More Effective Choir Rehearsal." Angela Westhoff-Johnson, OCP’s manager of Music Editorial and music director at St. Mary’s Cathedral in the Archdiocese of Portland, shares tips she has learned from her many years of music ministry that will help you:

  • Introduce new music
  • Improve your vocal exercises and warmup techniques
  • Recruit new singers and balance their needs with seasoned members

Invite your choir to watch!

Angela Westhoff-Johnson
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Angela Westhoff-Johnson
Managing Music Editor at OCP

In addition to her role as Managing Music Editor at OCP, Angela Westhoff-Johnson has been the director of music at St. Mary’s Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Portland for more than 21 years. There she conducts the cathedral choir, cathedral contemporary ensemble and the cathedral children’s choir, all of which provide music for weekly Sunday Eucharist as well as archdiocesan liturgies. She is also an active performer, conductor and workshop presenter.