Kirk Averitt

KirkHigh School Chair

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Bio

Kirk is currently the Director of Choral Music at Beaver Country Day School in Chestnut Hill, MA where he teaches choral ensembles grades 6 – 12. He holds a Master’s of Music in Choral Conducting from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. While at UMass, Kirk conducted the University Women’s and Recital Choirs and taught an undergraduate course in Arts Appreciation. In addition to his work at Beaver Country Day, Kirk works as a staff conductor at Berkshire Choral International, and Music Director at The Congregational Church of Weston.

Kirk is originally from Decatur, AL. He received his Bachelor of Music Education from Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN. While in Nashville, Kirk held positions as the interim choral director at Brentwood High School and baritone section leader at West End United Methodist Church. He also performed with a number of choral groups including Music City Baroque and the Nashville Chamber Singers.