The chorus is under the direction of Sean Boulware. Sean has developed a worldwide reputation as a conductor, clinician, and vocalist. He has prepared choruses for conductors John Alexander, Keith Lockhart, and John Rutter, and for singers Josh Groban, Michael McDonald, and Tommy Simms.
Appearing frequently at Carnegie Hall, Sean made his conducting debut at Lincoln Center in May 2010. He has conducted in Europe, Asia, and South America.
As a vocalist, he has appeared with major U.S. symphonies as well as local groups on the Monterey Peninsula, and has toured with national musical productions.
Michelle Galindo, Accompanist
Michelle is known in music circles both as a performer and a teacher. She has performed in venues worldwide, including New York, London, Paris, St. Petersburg Amsterdam, Prague, and the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland.She has composed music for severaltheatre productions and when not working as musical director can often be found playing in the orchestra.Michelle teaches piano, organ and double bass, coaches musicians for the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music and is a double bass sectional coach for Youth Music Monterey.She is the principal keyboardist for all choirs of the Monterey Peninsula Choral Society, and is the assistant conductor for Aria-Monterey.She currently serves on the board of directors and is a past president of the Monterey County branch of the Music Teachers Association of California.Michelle holds a Masters degree in Music Technology from the University of Newcastle (Australia)
The Monterey Peninsula Choral Society Board of Governors
Monterey Peninsula Voices is the name of the choir that sings under the auspices of the Monterey Peninsula Choral Society. MPCS is led by an all volunteer Board of Governors.