High School Honors Choir Day 2019

The Owens Community College Fine and Performing Arts Department will hosting a High School Honors Choir Day.

Dates and Location

Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17, 2019
Performance is 6 p.m. Sunday, March 17, 2019

The Center for Fine and Performing Arts is on the Toledo-area Campus (#20 on map). View our Locations page for more maps and directions.

To Register

Complete a registration form by Sunday, March 10.
Parents, complete a parent permission form for your student to participate.


Saturday, March 16, 2019
3:30 p.m. Registration begins
4-4:30 p.m. Meet your Conductor
4:45-5:45 p.m. Sectional rehearsals
6-7:30 p.m. Large Ensemble Rehearsal
Sunday, March 17, 2019
8:30 a.m. Check in begins
9 a.m.-12 p.m. Sectional rehearsals
12-12:40 p.m. Lunch
12:45-2 p.m. Large rehearsal
2:15-3:15 p.m. Sectional rehearsals
3:30-4:30 p.m. Large rehearsal
4:30-5:30 p.m. Dinner
6 p.m. Concert

Guest Conductor

Dr. Mark Munson
Bowling Green State University

Dr. Mark Munson

Holds bachelor’s degree in music education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, master’s degree in choral music education from the University of Michigan and doctorate in choral conducting from the University of Cincinnati; during 2005–06 academic year was visiting professor of music at Sweden’s Musikhögskolan i Malmö (Malmö Academy of Music) of Lunds universitet, choral music specialist at Fröknegårdskolan of Kristianstad, and visiting conductor of Christianstads Motettkör; taught eight years of high school choral music in Pennsylvania and Ohio; has conducted the Collegiate Chorale, University Choral Society, A Cappella Choir, and University Women’s Chorus; currently conducts University Choral Society; teaches choral methods, repertoire and conducting at the undergraduate level, as well as choral literature and conducting at the graduate level; supervises student teachers and serves on thesis committees for students pursuing master’s degrees; past president of the Ohio Choral Directors Association; active as a guest conductor, adjudicator and clinician; has presented sessions at national, divisional, and state conventions for the American Choral Directors Association and for the Music Educators National Conference; has conducted many festival choruses inside and outside of Ohio; founder and past director of the Bowling Green Children’s Chorus and of the Ohio Ambassadors Chorus, an ensemble of high school singers that tours Europe biannually; articles published in ACDA’s Choral Journal and Student Times, MENC’s Teaching Music and Journal of Music Teacher Education, OMEA’s TRIAD and Worship Arts, a journal for church musicians; director of Lima Symphony Orchestra Chorus and the vocal ensemble OPUS 181.

Contact Information

Janet Brehm Ziegler
Adjunct Faculty, Fine and Performing Arts
(419) 787 -1537