The Capital City Men’s Chorus is Excited to Introduce Our New Artistic Director
Dr. Daniel Arredondo, II attended Westminster Choir College of Rider University and earned his undergraduate degree in music education with a minor in dance. He holds a master’s degree in choral conducting from Texas State University and also completed his doctor of musical art in choral conducting at the University of Texas at Austin. While at UT, he served as the director of the official show choir, The Longhorn Singers. Expanding his education in a global respect, he traveled to Hungary in the summer of 2011 to study at the Kodály Institute in Kecscemét. During summer session, he serves as an adjunct professor at Texas State University teaching classes in choral pedagogy, choral literature, and conducting. As an adjudicator, Dr. Arredondo serves as a TMAA member for UIL contests around the state. He has presented, consulted, and been a clinician, at the regional, state, and international levels for music conferences and various school districts. Currently, he serves as director of music and worship arts at the Metropolitan Community Church of Austin and does professional development and mentoring for music educators in Dallas ISD.
I am ecstatic to have the opportunity to lead and collaborate with such a talented community of singers. As we embark on a new chapter, I hope that you will continue to attend and support this amazing chorus as we continue to grow and evolve as one of the essential music ensembles of Austin.
The Capital City Men’s Chorus presents Journey Home
30th Anniversary Cabaret
February 16 at The Austin Club
Through our “Journey Home” the CCMC will entertain you in the Austin Club, the historic home of the Millett’s Opera House. In an intimate evening of food, drink, and great music, the whole chorus, small groups, soloists, and honored soloist Austin City Council-person Jimmy Flannigan will serenade you with songs that fuel our passions, inspire and just plain make us happy. Come prepared to be inspired, to laugh, and to leave ready to dance your way through your own life’s journey.
Check back soon for tickets!