Denver Pro Chorale Appoints Taylor Martin as Artistic Director
(Denver, Colorado – February 16, 2016) – The Denver Pro Chorale is pleased to announce the appointment of Taylor Martin as the Artistic Director of the Denver Pro Chorale.
“On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Denver Pro Chorale, I am delighted to welcome Taylor Martin as the new Artistic Director,” expressed board president Monica Garcia. “His experience with non-profit organizations and a deep sense of commitment to making beautiful music in Colorado makes him an excellent choice to lead the Denver Pro Chorale.”
Mr. Martin brings to the Denver Pro Chorale a depth of musical experience in the Colorado region including serving as staff conductor of the Colorado Symphony Chorus, educator at El Sistema Colorado, and the founder of the Resound Singers with the Saint Martin Chamber Choir, a project that works with New Life Program to provide a choir for men of the Denver Rescue Mission’s rehabilitation program. Also an active and sought after performer, Mr. Martin has performed with the Colorado Bach Ensemble and Saint Martin’s Chamber Choir.
“It is a thrill and an honor to be joining the Denver Pro Chorale as Artistic Director. This ensemble has an incredible energy and was immediately a joy to work with when we first met,” commented the Denver Pro Chorale’s Artistic Director, Taylor Martin. “I am eager to join an organization that shares my belief in the power of choral music to engage deeply and meaningfully with this community we call home. I am looking forward to working with our musicians and board to bring meaningful musical experiences to communities across Denver.”
A complete list of Denver Pro Chorale events follows, and additional information may be found at www.denverprochorale.com.
Into Distant Song
Church of the Ascension
Taylor Martin, conductor
About the Denver Pro Chorale
Founded in 2012, the Denver Pro Chorale is comprised of thirty-six musicians based in the Denver Metropolitan area. The Denver Pro Chorale specializes in singing diverse a cappella choral repertoire including contemporary works from around the world.
Now in it’s fourth season, The Denver Pro Chorale is now an artist group in residence at Denver’s Church of the Ascension. In previous seasons the chorale collaborated with both St. Martin’s Chamber Choir, and the choirs of Metropolitan State University, in addition to being invited to perform at the Colorado Music Educator’s Association convention in Colorado Springs.
The programs offered by the Denver Pro Chorale are made possible in part through its partnership with Fractured Atlas.