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About Adam Paltrowitz

Adam Paltrowitz is a master educator, composer, conductor, and clinician. During his 20-year tenure as the Director of Choral Activities at Plainview-Old Bethpage John F. Kennedy High School in New York, his groups have toured throughout Europe, Canada, and the United States. He also has pioneered a philosophy that every student is a soloist. Adam's choral program has also gained great acclaim for the cultivation of eight student-run a-cappella ensembles; some of these ensembles have performed on national and local television programs. His compositions and arrangements have been performed by choirs around the world. Adam earned his B.S. in music education from New York University, M.A. in vocal pedagogy from Columbia University - Teacher's College, and Ed.M. choral conducting from Columbia University - Teacher's College. ​Adam resides in Manhattan with his wife, Blair Goldberg, a professional Broadway actress, and their daughter, Lyla.

11 Awesome Performing/Traveling Opportunities that are not crazy $$$

By | 2018-06-10T16:44:14+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Choir Enrichment Travel Experiences, Cultivating Choir Culture|

Creating Enriching Experiences: There are pros and cons to participating in money-driven Performance Opportunities, Festivals, and Competitions. These experiences

CHOIR: The 4-Year Learning Plan & The Differentiated Learning Myth

By | 2018-06-10T16:46:06+00:00 March 25th, 2018|Choir Officers, Cultivating Choir Culture, High School Seniors, Ideology of Intentional Inspiration, Sight-Reading|

Choir's Differentiated Learning Myth I believe the concept of differentiated learning is often misunderstood in the typical high school choral