Our Conductor - Mr. Brian Muller
Muller is a graduate of Western Connecticut State University where he
studied Choral Conducting under the directorship of Dr. Kevin Issacs.
He also holds undergraduate degrees from Concordia College, Bronxville,
NY where he studied conducting under Ralph C. Schultz and organ studies
under Dr. Richard Heschke.
An active educator, conductor and
musician, he has served the Chorale as its leader for the past 15 years,
reshaping and transforming its programs to meet the needs of the
community, while striving for musical integrity and growth. Mr. Muller
also serves at Zion Lutheran Church in Stamford as organist and choir
master as well as serving the Norwalk Quartette Club Singers as music
director. He has held membership in the Connecticut Music Educator
Association (CMEA), the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA),
and the American Guild of Organists (AGO). Mr. Muller also served on
the Connecticut Commission for the Arts as a music-choral panelist and
as a music consultant for the New England Saengerund Society.
Our Pianist - Mr. Will Duchon
Will has performed extensively in the NY Metropolitan area. He was the winner of the 1990 Artists International Young Musicians Auditions, and made his professional debut at Carnegie Recital Hall (Weill Hall) that year, followed by solo and chamber music recitals at Weill Recital Hall in subsequent seasons. Will has also appeared as soloist with several orchestras in Florida, Mexico and most recently, The Danbury Symphony. He has recorded two solo albums, “Tableaux” and “Where Beauty Dwells” featuring music by Rachmaninov, Brahms, Poulenc, Bach-Busoni, and other works. Will has been a broadcaster for WMNR Fine Arts Radio since 2004. He has served as Music Director for Monroe Congregational Church since 2006. www.willduchon.com