Past Is Prologue

Past Is Prologue

Reflections on Triad’s Past Is Prologue concert of June 17, 2018 including some thoughts on reprising music in a “new music ensemble”.

Full Circle, Collectively

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Full Circle, Collectively

What does one learn from four years of membership in a choral collective? Julian reflects on his experiences and looks forward to performances by two such ensembles, C4 and Triad.

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Everybody Sings Everything

Everybody Sings Everything

This article explores techniques for voicing a choir. Since we know that the vocal mid-range is the best place to begin, why assign a young singer to a certain part and keep them there for years?  By moving people around, we build their skills for the long-term.

The Road to Redemption

The Road to Redemption

Reflections on my residency with the Blue Valley Northwest Choirs and Symphonic Orchestra as they premiered Redemption Mass.