The Sun Valley Jazz Festival has provided an opportunity to schedule a second choral workshop with Dr. JIM JIRAK from Boise State University. Dr. Jirak, a noted teacher, Director of Boise Philharmonic Master Chorale, and Tenor Vocalist for The Kings of Swing, will be in town for the Jazz Festival.
Caritas Chorale and friends will meet in the Church Hall at Our Lady of the Snows in Sun Valley. The two-hour event is scheduled for October 19th from 10 AM until noon.
‘ I am excited to work with Dr. Jirak again,’ said Caritas President Richard Stahl. He added, ‘ the response to our first workshop was so positive, we started looking for a second workshop opportunity immediately.’
James Jirak, has been the Artistic Director/Conductor of the Boise Philharmonic Master Chorale since 1996. He is an Associate Professor of Music at Boise State University where he teaches courses in Choral Music Education and directs the award-winning BSU Vocal Jazz Ensemble. Jirak also co-directs the annual Hymns of Thanksgiving Chorus and Orchestra.
Singers are asked to reserve a seat for this free educational event. Call Richard Stahl at 814-251-2852.