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Choral Resumé

David W. Brewer



Northwest Missouri State University - Maryville, MO                                                                                                      Bachelor of Arts in Music

GPA: 3.45 - President's Honor Roll                                                                                                                                                                          May 2015

Music GPA. 3.87 - Scholarship Award for excellence in Music Theory-Composition


Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, OK                                                                                                Master of  Music in Choral Conducting

GPA: 3.74                                                                                                                                                                                                                      May 2018


CHORAL LEADERSHIP                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Regents Academy of Nacogdoches, TX - Director of Choirs                                                                                                                     2021-present

  • Director of Choirs (Grades PreK through 12th Grade, Auditioned SATB Chamber Choir)

  • Director of Orchestra/Strings Ensemble, 2021-2022

  • General Music Teacher (Grades PreK-12; including Music History and Theory)

  • School Fine Arts Coordinator for TAPPS (Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools)

  • TAPPS Large Ensemble Competition; Superior Rating, 2024

  • James Brewer Memorial Choral Competition; 1st in Division, 2024

  • Author of School “Cantabile Book” for morning and afternoon music worship

  • Choral Music Programmer and Librarian

  • Regents Music Department Scheduling

Missouri Western State University - Adjunct Faculty of Choral Studies                                                                                                      2019-2020​

  • Co-Director of Concert Chorale 

  • Director of Chamber Singers, Fall 2020

  • Assistant Choral Director to Dr. Hepworth

  • Advertisement and media for MWSU Concerts (including creating posters for each concert and choir recordings)

  • Courses Taught: Advanced Choral Conducting, Choral Literature, Concert Choir, Chamber Singers

Oklahoma State University - Choral Conducting Graduate Assistant                                                                                                          2016-2018

  • Statesmen Men's Choir Conductor, 2016-2018

  • Assistant Choral Director to Dr. Stroope

  • Conductor Graduate Choir (2018)

  • Tour Manager for OSU Concert Chorale

  • Marketing and media for the OSU Choral department (including creating and uploading videos for YouTube)

  • OSU Choral Department Scheduling


CHURCH LEADERSHIP                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Redeemer Lutheran in Nacogdoches, TX - Director of Music                                                                                                                  2022-present

  • Director of Church Choir 

  • Founded first choral group since 2010

  • Choral Music Programmer and Librarian

Christ Episcopal Church of St. Joseph, Mo - Director of Music                                                                                                                      2019-2021

  • Director and Recruiter of Chamber Singers

  • Choral Music Programmer and Librarian

  • Creator of "Music through Worship" Concert Series


CLINICIAN EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                                                                                                               

  • MEC Conference Choir, 2023

  • Douglas County High School (Zoom Meeting), 2020

  • KCI Conference Choir, 2020

  • Stillwater High School, 2019

  • First Christian Church of Maryville, MO, 2019

  • Douglas County High School, 2019

  • Missouri Western State University, 2018

  • Platte County High School, 2017


FREELANCE COMPOSER                                                                                                                                                                                                               

  • Missouri Choral Directors Association Opus Award Winner for composition excellence, 2020

  • MCDA All-District Composition Commission, Fall 2019

  • Chouteau Singers Recording  Choir

  • Published Composer - Alliance Music Publications, Colla Voce LLC, Shawnee Press Inc., Hymnworks

  • Self-Published -

STATE INVOLVEMENT AND LEADERSHIP                                                                                                                                                                                   

National Association for Music Educators                                                                                                                                            

  • Vice President, Treasurer of Northwest Missouri State Chapter (2010-2015)


Phi Mu Alpha - Alumni                                                                                                                                                                                 

  • President, Music Director of Northwest Missouri State Chapter (2012-2015)


Boy Scouts of America - Eagle Scout, Vigil Honor Scout                                                                                                                       




Dr. Z. Randall Stroope

Retired Director of Choral Activities at Oklahoma State University



Dr. Tod Fish

Artistic Director of the Stone Fort Chorale



Dr. John Quant

Logic & Rhetoric School Principle at Regents Academy of Nacogdoches, Texas


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