Our Director, Darla Bair
Miss Bair maintains an active career as a conductor for the Amadeus Chorale and for the Spencerport Community Chorus. She studied Voice with Nancy Kennedy at the Eastman School of Music and holds degrees in Music Education, and Interdisciplinary Arts. Miss Bair has been the Guest Conductor for many All-county Chorus Festivals and in January, 2010 received the Golden Apple Teacher award from Rochester's Channel 8. She has authored several books, including "Singing Families" - a Music idea book for Music teachers and home schooling families. "Gingerbread Manor Cookbook", and "Teaching Music Theory through Christmas Carols". Miss Bair is the Secretary of the Greater Rochester Choral Consortium and taught Theory, Advanced Placement Theory and Chorus at the High School level. She is an ordained Interfaith Clergy and is the Director of the Calm in the Chaos Interfaith Center. To her great delight, she has performed the weddings for several former Amadeus singers!