In addition to being the Music Director and organist at FCCB since 1990, Tina is also the Founder and Director of the Connecticut Master Chorale, a group of 55 professional caliber vocalists in Western Connecticut. Tina founded the group in 1999.
A dynamic leader with her own distinct vision and style, Tiina consistently produces memorable performances filled with sensitivity, emotion and passion, engaging both singers and audience. Her unique approach of hard work have fun and her immense energy ensure an exciting and educational experience for her singers, while eliciting their very highest performance quality.
With an extensive background and over 40 years of experience in choral and orchestral conducting, Tina has directed numerous school, church, and community choirs and orchestras, as well as musical theatre. She has directed choruses on tour in Eastern Europe, Canada, and Washington, DC, and on ABCs Good Morning America, and has served as Guest Conductor for several groups. Most recently, she was the Guest Conductor for the Danbury Music Centres annual Messiah performance and Guest Clinician for the Western Connecticut State University Chamber Choir Festival.
Born and raised in Danbury, Tina earned her Bachelor and Master of Science Degrees in Vocal Music Education from Western Connecticut State University.
She is affiliated with the American Choral Directors Association, Chorus America, Association of Connecticut Choruses, and the
Society for Professional Music Directors.
CT Master Chorale is in its 19th season!