Conductor

Marguerite L. Brooks  

 

Marguerite L. Brooks holds degrees from Mount Holyoke College and Temple University. She has served on the faculties of Smith and Amherst Colleges, and was director of choral music at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Brooks joined the Yale faculty in 1985 as chair of the choral conducting pro­gram at the School of Music and director of choral music at the Institute of Sacred Music. Active as a guest conductor, teacher and clinician, she was a juror for the for the most recent Eric Ericson conducting com­petition in Sweden; she has conducted, given masterclasses, taught and adjudicated in North and South America, Europe and Asia. Brooks is the director of music at the Church of the Redeemer in New Haven.