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Mark and Hillary Doerries, and Erin Donegan, led the Chamber Choir of the Notre Dame Children's Choir is the ensemble's first National Tour. The Choir gave performances in Indianapolis at Christ Church Cathedral, in Cincinnati and the Cincinnati Museum Center and with the Cincinnati Boych...

Mark Doerries and the Chamber Choir of the Notre Dame Children's Choir presented a talk and performance as part of the 2015 Notre Dame TEDx Conference titled: "What if children were more than cute." Members of the choir spoke about how they wish to be viewed by adults, about their d...

Doerries spent ten days conducting the choirs of Leeds Cathedral and Ampleforth College in services and performances. Benjamin Saunders, Director of Music for the Diocese of Leeds, led the Chamber Choir of the Notre Dame Children's Choir in a performance of works by Britten, Pergolesi, and mo...

Promoting the December performance of the Notre Dame Children's Choir, Mark was interviewed by Gordon Young on local PBS affiliate WNIT's show Experience Michiana. Take a look:...

In January of 2013, Mark Doerries was appointed the Post-Doctoral Fellow of Interdisciplinary Conducting and the founding director of the Notre Dame Children's Choir for Sacred Music at Notre Dame. A member of the Department of Music at the University of Notre Dame, Doerries will teach course...

Doerries conducts the Princeton Festival Opera Chorus as part of the Princeton Festival 2012 Choral Workshop with Jerry Blackstone.

Audio excerpts forthcomming.

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Conductor
Mark Doerries
Olney Central College
 

 

Accompanist
Mrs. Hillary Doerries

November 17, 2012
Eastern Illinois University

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Mark Doerries. Mark is an advocate of multi-sensory music and performance, and founded the Luminescence Project in 2004. He will be conducting Passionate Convictions, which will be performed at the IU Art Museum on Friday and Saturday nights. See below for more information.

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