Joshua Chism has conducted choral ensembles at the collegiate, community, sacred, and K-12 levels to notable success. He fuses kindness and humor into well-planned, energetic, and engaging rehearsals to create an open, respectful, and collegial choral experience. He believes that a holistic rehearsal (one that engages the singer physically, mentally, spiritually, socially, and musically) is key to building lifelong singers. His rehearsals are quick-paced and full of movement. Overall, he believes in continuous learning and strives to continually develop all facets of his total musicianship–teaching, performing, creating, and conducting.
Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart....”