Heart of New Jersey Chorus, a chapter of Sweet Adelines, welcomes their new Director, Jeanne Elmuccio as they celebrate their twentieth anniversary.
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The Heart of New Jersey Chorus, a chapter of Sweet Adelines International (SAI), is proud to announce the appointment of their new Director, Jeanne Elmuccio. Ms. Elmuccio will begin her directing duties on September 9, 2015 and replaces long time Director Jane Holden who retired earlier this summer.
Ms. Elmuccio is a graduate of the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, a SAI Certified Director, has served as Assistant Director of two New Jersey Sweet Adelines International choruses and has most recently directed the Brooklyn Chorus for the past year. Ms. Elmuccio is also a musical arranger participating in the regional arranging program and serves as a faculty member for the Greater NY/NJ Region 15 of Sweet Adelines International.
In addition to directing, Ms. Elmuccio sings tenor with Liberty Oak Chorus and has sung with many barbershop quartets. She is the Director of Music Ministry at Calvary Lutheran Church, Cranford, NJ, holds a NJ teacher certificate in Music and Science and directs a seasonal community choir at her workplace.
As the Heart of New Jersey Chorus celebrates its twentieth anniversary this year, they look forward to continuing their tradition of singing four part a cappella barbershop harmony in and around Monmouth County with Ms. Elmuccio directing the 25 member all female barbershop chorus.
"I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with the Heart of New Jersey chorus. It will be a privilege to be included as part of their strong history and share the musical journey together,” said Ms. Elmuccio.
The Heart of New Jersey Chorus will perform on December 6, 2015 at their next show, "The Heart Sings" which will be held at Hazlet Recreation Center, 1776 Union Ave, Hazlet, NJ. Tickets may be purchased at the door.
If you are interested in joining the chorus and being part of the next exciting chapter for the chorus, send an email to honj.membershipgmail.com or contact Tricia at 917-601-8866.
“We are a chorus of welcoming women seeking musical excellence through collaboration with integrity for the benefit of our community.”
The Heart of New Jersey Chorus, a chapter of Sweet Adelines International, is a chorus of female singers who sing four part, acapella harmony in the barbershop style. Rehearsals are held on Wednesday evenings from 7:30pm to 10pm at Millstone Township Primary School, 18 Schoolhouse Road, Millstone Twp. Visit our website, www.HONJ.org or find us on facebook.