Where Do I Start?

A Book for Beginning Choral Teachers

Are you just out of college, and have been hired by a school district as their new choral director?  Or maybe you have aspirations of becoming a high school choral director.  Regardless of your situation, it’s a seemingly daunting task to get everything right the first time.  This book is geared for Texas choral directors, but even if you’re in another great state, you’re sure to gather valuable information to use for your current or future high school choral program.


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With over 30 years of choral teaching experience, Judy has just about “seen it all.”  This book contains the building blocks you’ll need to create and cultivate a successful high school choral program year after year.  Let this book be your guide!


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Sail through the chapters while still understanding the material.



What better gift to your students and district than having a well-executed plan of action?


Broad Coverage

Learn the techniques and steps necessary to have a successful teaching career.


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Always have the basic guidelines at your fingertips!  Whether you’re in the car (as a passenger), in an airplane, or even on the school bus to a contest, you’ll have access to the invaluable information in this book.


The brain work...done

Take Judy's ideas and put your best teaching to action

Set your teaching foundation on solid ground with Judy’s unique and accomplished teaching experience.  Don’t let challenging situations keep you from achieving the most out of your students.


Smartly navigate your first year

Find your way easily through your first year as a choral director

The point of having a helpful guide is to make it easy to navigate.  In addition, the reader needs to comprehend what is being described.  Judy’s writing is straight-forward, and is intended for all levels of experience.

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    Fine Tune Your Choral Program

    What are you waiting for?  For the price of a couple of cups of coffee, you’ll have the groundwork for a successful high school choral program, and you might even laugh along the way!