Michael Driscoll

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Bio

Michael Driscoll is Director of Choirs at Brookline High School, a position he has held since September 2003. At Brookline High School Dr. Driscoll directs three choirs, advises three student-run a cappella ensembles, teaches music theory and class piano. In the fall of 2013, he was appointed Music Director of the Andover Choral Society based in Andover, Massachusetts. He is the Lead Musicianship Teacher for the Handel & Haydn Society’s Vocal Apprenticeship Program for children and high school students. With H&H he develops and oversees the musicianship curriculum and trains and supervises the musicianship faculty.

Driscoll is a passionate advocate for teaching music literacy skills in the choral classroom and has given a number of presentations and workshops on the subject. As a service to other music educators, he provides a number of free music literacy resources on his personal website, michaeldriscollconductor.com.

Driscoll earned an MM in Choral Conducting from the New England Conservatory and a DMA in Choral Conducting from Boston University. Past conducting teachers include Simon Carrington, Ann Howard Jones, and David Hoose.