Join the Grace Children’s Choir! (It’s Free)
Choir practice will take place on Thursdays from 3:15 – 4:00 p.m. in the Grace Episcopal Day School Music Room beginning on April 11th. There is no charge for your children to join. This opportunity is open to students in Grades 1 through 6.
Susan Conroy is the new Music Director at Grace Episcopal Church and will be leading the Grace Children’s Choir. Susan holds a BS degree from the Crane School of Music in New York where she was a full scholarship winner studying oboe, organ, conducting, and composition. She also holds MA and Ph.D. Degrees from Michigan State.
Susan has directed award winning choirs at elementary, middle, and high school music festivals. Her choirs have performed with the Joffrey Ballet of New York and the Vienna Choir Boys. She has been a school teacher and administrator K-12 as well as a college professor at several Colorado universities.
Since moving to Florida last year, Susan has been a cellist with the Jacksonville Civic Orchestra, and a member if the Ancient City Brass Ensemble. She teaches music at the Daniel Academy and regularly performs at Sunrise Retirement Center.
Together Susan and her husband Allen have 7 children and 12 grandchildren. They enjoy camping, gardening, photography, tennis, and swimming.
Susan is looking forward to working with our students at Grace and will be having choir practice Thursdays from 3:15 – 4:00 p.m. in the music room beginning on April 11th.