Judit Hartyányi - Voci Guest Conductor, Spring 2007 Season
Judit Hartyányi is Associate Professor of Choral Conducting and Music Education and Director of the Women’s Chorus at the Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, Hungary. Since 1995, she has taught frequently in the Holy Names University Kodály academic year and summer institute programs. She has served as juror for numerous international choral competitions, and has taught summer courses and workshops in Italy, Slovenia, Ireland, New Zealand, England, the Philippines and the U.S. Judit serves as Vice President of the International Kodály Society (IKS), and was a keynote speaker at the 2001 IKS Symposium in Helsinki and at the 2003 IKS Conference in Sidney, Australia.
During prior visits to Holy Names University, Mrs. Hartyányi also served as guest conductor of the 1997 International Golden Gate Children’s Chorus Festival in Piedmont; she worked as a consultant to the Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir, and has presented sessions at the California Music Educators Conference and the Northern California Association of Kodály Educators. She is pleased to be stepping in as guest conductor for Voci while Director Jude Navari is on sabbatical.