Junior High Women’s All-State Honor Choir

 

Francisco J. Núñez

2018 Jr. High Women’s All-State Choir

Francisco J. Núñez, a MacArthur Fellow, is a conductor, composer, visionary, leading figure in music education, and the artistic director/founder of the Young People’s Chorus of New York City.  YPC is renowned worldwide for its diversity and artistic excellence, and since he founded the chorus in 1988, Mr. Núñez has heightened an awareness of the ability of children to rise to unforeseen levels of artistry.  Mr. Núñez also leads the University Glee Club of New York City, its fifth conductor since the all-men’s chorus was established in 1894, and is in demand internationally as guest conductor of professional orchestras and choirs, as a master teacher, and a frequent keynote speaker as a leading authority on the role of music in achieving equality and diversity among children in today’s society.  Mr. Núñez composes countless compositions and arrangements in all musical formats and styles for choirs, orchestras, and solo instruments and has received an ASCAP Victor Herbert Award and the New York Choral Society’s Choral Excellence Award.  ABC-TV honored him as its “Person of the Week,” Fox News has profiled him for “changing young lives with music,” and Musical America Worldwide namedhim among 30 “Influencers” for his contributions to the music industry.  He has received a Distinguished Alumnus Achievement Award from NYU Steinhardt and an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Ithaca College.

2018 Jr. High All-State Women’s Choir Repertoire

Francisco J. Nuñez, Clinician

 

Title

Composer

Voicing

Publisher

Gloria Tibi**

Leonard Bernstein

2-part treble

Boosey & Hawkes

JW Pepper: 399246

Maliswe

Arr. Craig McLeish

3-part treble

Manuscript

(will be available as a pdf file)

Four Spanish Lullabies 1&4***

Francisco J. Nuñez

2-part

Boosey & Hawkes

JW Pepper: 3270766

Gnothi Safton

Jim Papoulis

SSA

Boosey & Hawkes

JW Pepper: 10495646

Skip to My Lou

Francisco J. Nuñez

2-part

franciscojnunez.com, will also be available through JW Pepper

Total Praise

Smallwood, arr. Barrett and Rao

SSA

Boosey & Hawkes

JW Pepper: 0439105

 

**Audition Piece #1

***Audition Piece #2: We will only use Lullaby #1.