Everlasting Choir Celebration is an opportunity for Boomer and senior adult choirs to come together for rehearsal with a qualified choral director, encouragement and networking with others. Each choir is invited to participate in the Parade of Choirs which offers a chance to sing prepared worship music for the entire group. The festival ends with a worship service using the rehearsed music from the event.
MARCH 2-3, 2020First Baptist Church, Grand Prairie 950 Mayfield Rd. Grand Prairie, TX
MARCH 5-6, 2020First Baptist Church, San Antonio 515 McCullough Ave. San Antonio, TX
CLINICIANDr. Paul Magyar More information coming soon!
Joseph Martin, a native of North Carolina, earned his Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina. Subsequently he earned a Master of Music degree in Piano Performance at the University of Texas, Austin.
He is a member of the staff at the Hal Leonard Corporation and Shawnee Press, Inc. as Director of Sacred Publications, with responsibilities for overseeing the editorial and creative direction of the company and also coordinating the recording and production aspects of future sacred publishing efforts.
Recognized throughout the United States for his many choral compositions, both sacred and secular, Joseph's music is published by numerous publishing houses. Over two thousand compositions are currently in print and the list continues to grow.
Joseph is co-founder of a unique travel experience, “Journeys With Joe.” This program connects musicians and singers with extraordinary tours throughout the world. His company, Martin Creative Services has established conferences and seminars throughout the US, as well as developed innovative web-based ventures such as Sanctuary Radio and Worship Songs Online.
His music can be heard in such diverse locations as Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center in New York City; Constitution Hall in Washington DC, The Lawrence Welk Theatre in Branson, Missouri; St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City; and in hundreds of worship services in churches across the United States and Canada. He continues to surprise audiences with the variety and scope of his compositions and arrangements.
Joseph is Artist in Residence at Concordia University in Austin, Texas where he lives with his wife, Sue.