||Hear the Future
Annual Invitational School Choral Festival
Hear the Future pays tribute to the essential work done by outstanding choral music educators in our region and their excellent choirs. Concert-goers enjoy an afternoon of music while showing their support of arts education in our schools. They leave convinced that the future has never sounded brighter.
Flos Cantuum, directed by Benjamin Geier from St. Theresa's Catholic School in Sugar Land; the McCullough Junior High School Chamber Choir, under the direction of Connie Horton from Conroe ISD; and Christopher Fiorini's Langham Creek High School Chamber Choir in Cypress-Fairbanks ISD.
Past Featured Choirs
Spring Branch Girls Choir under the direction of Tracey Aycock, Knox Junior High School Choir under the direction of Lanna Flowers, and Cypress Falls High school Choir under the direction of Deidre Douglas.
HISD Elementary Honors Choir, conducted by Marianna Parnas-Simpson; Kahla Middle School Choir from Cy-Fair ISD under the direction of Kammi Estelle; and Spring High School under the direction of Denise Eaton and David Landgrebe.
The Rice Elementary Honors Choir directed by Holly Holt Cabrera; the Spring Oaks Middle School Choir directed by Gregory Morgan and Julia Mays; and the Bellaire High School Choir directed by Amy Solberg.
Parker Elementary Advanced Chorus directed by Marianna Parnas Simpson; St. John’s School Les Chanteuses directed by Stephen Bedford; Cinco Ranch High School Chorale directed by Dorothy Wilson.
Mitchell Intermediate School Honor Choir directed by Connie Horton and Cyndie Lowry; Lanier Middle School Concert Ladies directed by Kimberly Tobola; Lamar High School Women’s Chorale directed by Gail Land and Scott Houston.
Lift Every Voice and Sing: American Masterpieces Choral Festival, sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts.
Aldine Children’s Honor Choir, directed by Lucy Mandella and Cinnamon Dove; Kingwood High School Chorale, directed by Keith Dixon
The Rice School Honors Choir directed by Holly L. Holt; Memorial Middle School Mixed Choir directed by Jennifer Robbins; The Woodlands High School Chamber Choir directed by Robert Horton.
Pearl Hall Elementary School Fifth Grade Choir directed by Jami Lupold and Pat Surface; Twin Creeks Middle School Concert Girls, Boys, and Mixed Choirs, directed by Scott Surface and Melissa Bunzendahl; Clear Brook High School Symphonic Chorale, directed by Jon Marcum and Ramona Griffiths
South Houston High School Chamber Choir, directed by Sally Schott and Richard Robbins; Roth Elementary Singers directed by Ann Hastings and Karen Tanner; Cy-Fair Singers directed by Eddie Quaid and Judy Boyter.
Mayde Creek Junior High School Concert Choir directed by Scott Houston, Leigh Schmidt and Susie Low; Katy ISD Elementary Honor choir directed by Anne Ahnberg, Michele Hobizal, and Angela Ramsey; Mayde Creek High School Kantori directed by Michael Madrid and Marsha Carlisle.
Jersey Village Chamber Singers, directed by Michael Lysinger; Parker Elementary School Chorus directed by Marianna Parnas Simpson; Humble Madrigal Singers directed by Joseph I. Weir.
Parker Elementary School Chorus directed by Marianna Parnas Simpson; High School for the Performing and Visual Arts Madrigal Singers directed by Rob Seible; James E. Taylor High School Chorale Women, directed by Gail Land and Dorothy Wilson.
Spring High School Chamber Choir directed by Denise R. Eaton; Kingwood High School Madrigals directed by Keith Dixon; St. John’s School Kantorei directed by Janet Scarcella.