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Curriculum Vitae

Andre Thomas
December 19, 2017

General Information

University address: College of Music


College of Music
HOUSEWRIGHT MUSIC BUILDIN0202
Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1180

E-mail address: ATHOMAS@MAILER.FSU.EDU

Professional Preparation

1983 DMA, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL. Major: Choral Music. Supervisor:
Professor Harold Decker.

1976 MM, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. Major: Applied Piano.


Supervisor: Dr. Arthur Tollefson.

1973 BM, Friends University, Wichita, KS. Major: Music Education. Supervisor:
Dr. Cecil J. Riney.

Professional Experience

2000–present Owen F. Sellers Professor of Music, Florida State University.

1994–present Professor, Choral Music Education, College of Music, Florida State


University. Director of Madrigal Singers, University Singers, Tallahassee
Community Chorus, University Chorale Opera Chorus, Chamber Choir,
Choral Conducting classes, Directed Research Students, Advanced Choral
Techniques, Survey of Sacred Choral Literature and Graduate Choral
Literature.

1990–present Director of Choral Music Activities, College of Music, Florida State


University.

2008 Endowed Professorship, University of Nebraska.

1987–1993 Associate Professor, Choral Music Education, Florida State University.


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1984–1986 Assistant Professor, Choral Music Education, Florida State University.

1983–1984 Assistant Professor, Choral Music Education, University of Texas, Austin, TX.

1981–1984 Director of Music, University Christian Church, Austin, TX.

1981–1983 Instructor of Music Education and Choral, University of Texas, Austin, TX.
Duties: Director of Varsity Singers and Women's Concert Choir, Education
Methods Classes, supervision of student teachers, committee membership,
supervision of graduate students in independent studies, and Minority Liaison
Officer.

1979–1981 Youth Choir Director, Canaan Baptist Church, Urbana, IL.

1978–1981 Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois. Duties: Director of University


Chorus, Sect.261C and assisting the Director of Choral Activities.

1976–1978 Vocal Music Teacher, Coleman Jr. High, Witchita, KS.

1968–1978 Minister of Music, Tabernacle Baptist Church, Witchita, KS.

1975–1976 Graduate Assistant, Northwestern University.

1973–1975 Vocal Music Teacher, Brooks Jr. High, Wichita, KS.

Visiting Professorship(s)

2017 Blair School of Music, Vanderbilt University.

2017 University of Southern California.

2017 Temple University.

2017 University of Northern Iowa.

2015 Vandercook College.

2014 Ionian University Corfu, Greece.

2014 Yale University, Yalee Institute of Sacred Music.

2014 Yale University, Yalee Institute of Sacred Music.

2014 Calvin College, Calvin College Symposium.

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2012 James Madison University.

2012 Westminster Choir College.

2011 Vandercook College.

2010 Berkley College of Music.

2010 University of North Texas.

Honors, Awards, and Prizes

Lifetime Achievement Honorary Membership, National Collegiate Choral Organization (2017).


Artist Series Merit Award, Tallahassee Artist Series (2017).
Robert Lawson Shaw Citation, American Choral Directors Association (2017).
Distinguised Service Award, Chorus America (2011).
Living Legend, African Diaspora Sacred Music Festival (2011).
Tennessee Arts Academy Distinguished Service Award (2006).
The Florida State University Teaching Incentive Program Award (1998).
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Distinguished Service Award, The Florida State University (1996).
Wayne Hugoboom Distinguished Service Award, The Florida Chapter of the American Choral
Directors Association (1995).
Seminole Award, Florida State University Office of Student Activities and Organizations (1994).
Teaching Award, Florida State University (1993).
The Florida State University Teaching Incentive Program Award (1993).
Outstanding Young Alumnus Award, Friends University, Witchita, KS (1984).
Outstanding Young Men of America (1981).
Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities (1973).
Scholarship Recipient, Wichita State University (1969).

Current Membership in Professional Organizations

American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)


American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP)
Chorus America
International Federation of Choral Musicians (IFCM)
International Society for Music Education (ISME)
National Association for Music Education (previously MENC)
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia
Pi Kappa Lambda

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Teaching

Courses Taught

Advanced Conducting (MUG4102)


Advanced Conducting: Chorus (MUG5205)
Choral Literature (MUL5645)
FSU GOSPEL CHOIR (MUN2800)
FSU GOSPEL CHOIR (MUN5806)
FSU GOSPEL CHOIR (MUN4803)
MEN'S CHORUS (MUN5335)
MEN'S CHORUS (MUN2330)
MEN'S CHORUS (MUN4333)
Opera Chorus (MUN4353)
University Chorale (MUN2390)
University Chorale (MUN4393)
University Chorale (MUN5395)
ADVANCED CONDUCTING - CHORAL (MUG5205)
CHORAL LITERATURE (MUL5645)
Choral Union (MUN2311)
Choral Union (MUN4314)
Choral Union (MUN5316)
Directed Individual Study (MUS6907)
CHORAL CONDUCTING (MUS5939)
Men Glee Club (Collegians) (MUN4333)
Men's Glee Club (Collegians) (MUN2330)
Men's Glee Club (Collegians) (MUN5335)
World Music Ensemble (MUN2800)
World Music Ensemble (MUN4803)
World Music Ensemble (MUN5806)
ADV CONDUCTING - CHORAL (MUG4102)
ADV CONDUCTING - CHORAL (MUG5205)
CHAMBER CHOIR (MUN4343)
CHAMBER CHOIR (MUN5345)
Directed Individual Study (MUS5906)
Master's Recital: Choral Conducting (MUG5957)
Opera Chorus (MUN5355)
Opera Chorus (MUN2350)
Special Topics in Music (MUS5939)
Chamber Chorus (MUN4343)
Chamber Chorus (MUN5345)
Jazz-Pop Ensemble (MUN5725)
Directed Individual Study (MUS4905)
Musical Theatre Vocal Coaching (MVO6260)
Women's Glee Club (MUN2320)

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Women's Glee Club (MUN4323)


World Music Ensemble (MUN5496)

Doctoral Committee Chair

Boyd, B. A., graduate. (2017).


Peters, M. B., graduate. (2017).
Eady, Charles, Amon, graduate. (2017).
Ridgley, H., graduate. (2017).
Linfors, S., graduate. (2016).
Toomer, C. J., graduate. (2016).
Barry, A. F., graduate. (2015).
Bernarducci, A., graduate. (2015).
Barber, F. R. M., graduate. (2014).
Kotsonis, A., graduate. (2014).
Hanawalt, M. J., graduate. (2012).
Vazquez-Ramos, A. M., graduate. (2010).
Bronfman, J. M., graduate. (2010).
Luebke, A. G., graduate. (2010).
Lukebke, A. G., graduate. (2010).
Fisher, R. D., graduate. (2009).
Fauls, B. K. S., graduate. (2008).
Murphy, M. T., graduate. (2008).
Tsutsumi, M., graduate. (2007).
Rivera, J., graduate. (2006).
Ames, J. L., graduate. (2005).
Aspaas, C. P., graduate. (2004).
Con, A. J., graduate. (2002).
Vazquez-Ramos, C. M., graduate. (2002).
Dean, R., graduate. (2000).
Watkins, W. O., graduate. (1999).
Zielke, S. M., graduate. (1996).
Fenton, K. A., graduate. (1994).
Wine, T. R., graduate. (1994).
Covington, D., graduate. (1993).
Powell, W. C., graduate. (1993).
Miller, A. W., graduate. (1992).
Baird, Sara, L, graduate. (1991).
Bullock, V. K., graduate. (1991).

Doctoral Committee Cochair

Biddlecombe, T., graduate. (2012).

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Doctoral Committee Member

Hamilton, J. R., graduate. (2017).


Hinkley, S. P., graduate. (2017).
Zrust, A., graduate. (2017).
Binda, F., graduate. (2016).
Potter, A. A., graduate. (2015).
Hankle, S. P., graduate. (2015).
Luhrs, R. R., graduate. (2015).
LeFils, G. W., graduate. (2014).
Mann, L. M., graduate. (2014).
Millard, E. M., graduate. (2014).
Fonza, F. R., graduate. (2014).
Popp, S. R., graduate. (2013).
Brown, J. E., graduate. (2013).
Cash, S. L., graduate. (2012).
Benson, J. S., graduate. (2011).
Redding, J., graduate. (2011).
Robertson, T. D., graduate. (2011).
Babb, S. L., graduate. (2010).
Mayhew, P., graduate. (2010).
Van Der vat-Chr, Joanne, graduate. (2010).
van der Vat-Chromy, Jo-Anne, graduate. (2010).
Baker, W. R., graduate. (2010).
Zabriskie, A., graduate. (2010).
Garrett, M. L., graduate. (2009).
Hale, R. H., graduate. (2009).
Gregory, C. A., graduate. (2009).
Knight, G., graduate. (2005).
Chandler, D., graduate. (2004).
Arthur, J., graduate. (2002).
Harris, C., doctoral candidate.

Doctoral Committee University Representative

Monitz, J., graduate. (2017).


Binda, F., graduate. (2017).
Plunkett, F. M., graduate. (2017).
Fader, A. M. L., graduate. (2014).
Collins, D., graduate. (2013).
Boyd, A. R., graduate. (2012).
Camara, C. D., graduate. (2011).
Villaverde, C., graduate. (2011).
Nelson, T. S., graduate. (2009).

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Anderson-Himmel, N., graduate. (2009).


Anderson-Himmelspach, N., graduate. (2009).
Qudourah, F. S., doctoral student.

Master's Committee Chair

Watkins, J., graduate. (2016).


Crawford, M. L., graduate. (2014).
Kim, Young-Woong, graduate. (2014).
Pike, T. H., graduate. (2014).
Davis, M. N., graduate. (2013).
Moe, J. E., graduate. (2013).
Rorick, M. A., graduate. (2012).
Haas, D. S., graduate. (2012).
Foltz, L. M., graduate. (2011).
Adcock, L. S., graduate. (2011).
Courtney, J. A., graduate. (2011).
Craig, J., graduate. (2010).
Jackson, A. D., graduate. (2010).
Powell, P. N., graduate. (2010).
Yasay, D. J., graduate. (2010).
Galeczka, J. H., student.

Master's Committee Member

Friars, A. M., graduate. (2015).


Bishop, M. R., graduate. (2015).
Qudourah, F. S., graduate. (2015).
Smokay Linfors, S. M., graduate. (2015).
Yarborough, J. L., graduate. (2015).
Rethwisch, A. M., graduate. (2014).
Laurenzo, A. C., graduate. (2013).
Roy, P. W., graduate. (2012).
Bickley, A. B., graduate. (2012).
Tomlinson, L. W., graduate. (2011).
Burton, C. D., graduate. (2010).
Phillips, L. M., student.

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Research and Original Creative Work

Program of Research and/or Focus of Original Creative Work

Music of Black Composers,Madrigal Music,Opera,Gospel Music,Class Piano,Musical


Theater,Vocal Pedagogy.

Publications

Refereed Journal Articles

Thomas, A. (1986). A Brief Analysis of Masses by Black Composers: Baker, Bonds, Ray and
Walker. The Choral Journal, 28(5), 7-11.

Invited Books

Thomas, A. (2007). Way Over in Beulah Lan': Understanding and Performing the Negro
Spiritual. Heritage Music Press.

Wine, T., & Thomas, A. (2007). Composers on Composing for Choir. GIA Publication.

Presentations

Invited Papers at Conferences

Thomas, A. (presented 2011). Georgia All State Choir. Paper presented at the meeting of Georgia
Music Educators Association, Savannah, GA. (National)

Invited Keynote and Plenary Presentations at Conferences

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (presented 2017, October). Michigan, Sessions on Rehearsal
Technique, Conducting Master Classes, etc. Plenary presentation at Michigan ACDA
American Choral Director's Association, Michigan ACDA, Kalamazoo, Michigan,
University of Western Michigan. (State)

Thomas, A., & Thoas, A. J. (presented 2017, July). New Zealand, Conducting Master Classes,
"Face to Face with the Orchestra", "Postive Approach to rehearsal techniques". Plenary
presentation at New Zealand Choral Directors Association, New Zealand Choral
Directors Association, Auckland, New Zealand. (International)

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Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (presented 2017, June). Australia,Conducting Masterclasses,


Lecture on Choral Techniques, Lecture on "Way Over in Beulah Lan", conducting the
Director's Chorus. Plenary presentation at Australian Choral Directors Association,
Australian Choral Directors Association, Brisbane, Australia. (International)

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. (presented 2017, February). Korean Conference, American Music.
Plenary presentation at Korean Federation for Choral Music, Korean Federation for
Choral Music, Je Ju Island, Korea. (International)

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. (presented 2017, January). Furman Church Music Conference.
Plenary presentation at Furman Church Music Conference, Furman University,
Greenville, South Carolina Furman University. (National)

Master Classes

Thomas, A. (2011). Nevada All State Choir. Master class delivered at Nevada Music Educators
Association, Reno, NV. (National)

Thomas, A. (2011). Proms Festival. Master class delivered at Czech National Symphony
Orchestra, Smetana Hall - Prague, CZ. (International)

Thomas, A. (2011). Witness Program. Master class delivered at Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis,
MN. (National)

Thomas, A. (2010). All-State Choir. Master class delivered at Alabama Music Educators
Association, Birmingham, AL. (National)

Thomas, A. (2010). Choral Festival. Master class delivered at Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY.
(National)

Thomas, A. (2010). Honor Choir. Master class delivered at Louisiana College, Baton Rouge,
LA. (National)

Thomas, A. (2010). National Honor Choir. Master class delivered at Music Educators National
Conference, Kennedy Center - Washington, D.C. (National)

Thomas, A. (2009). All State Choir. Master class delivered at Michigan Music Educators
Association. (National)

Thomas, A. (2009). All-State Choir. Master class delivered at Connecticut Music Educators
Association, Hartford, CT. (National)

Thomas, A. (2009). Choral Workshop. Master class delivered at Southwest Texas Conference,
Austin, TX. (Regional)

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Thomas, A. (2009). St. Louis In Unison Chorus. Master class delivered at St. Louis Symphony
Orchestra, St. Louis, MO. (National)

Thomas, A. (2008). All State Choir. Master class delivered at New Mexico Music Educators
Association, Albuquerque, NM. (National)

Thomas, A. (2008). All State Choir. Master class delivered at Minnesota Music Educators
Association, Minneapolis, MN. (National)

Thomas, A. (2008). Endowed Professorship. Master class delivered at University of Nebraska,


Lincoln, NE. (National)

Thomas, A. (2008). National Memorial Day Choral Festival. Master class delivered at The John
F. Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C. (National)

Thomas, A. (2007). All Northwest Honor Choir. Master class delivered at Music Educators
National Conference. (National)

Thomas, A. (2007). All Northwest Honor Choir. Master class delivered at Music Educators
North Conference, Portland, OR. (National)

Thomas, A. (2007). All State Choir. Master class delivered at California Music Educators
Association. (National)

Thomas, A. (2007). All State Choir. Master class delivered at California Music Educators
Association, Ontario, CA. (National)

Thomas, A. (2007). All State Choir. Master class delivered at Washington Music Educators
Association, Seattle, WA. (National)

Thomas, A. (2007). Guest Lectureship. Master class delivered at University of Utah, Salt Lake
City, UT. (Regional)

Thomas, A. (2007). Mixed All State Choir. Master class delivered at Washington Music
Educators Association. (National)

Thomas, A. (2007). World Projects. Master class delivered at The John F. Kennedy Center,
Washington, D.C. (National)

Clinics

Thomas, A. (2011). American International Choral Festival Adjudicating of Choir. Clinic


delivered at IFCM, Reno, Nevada. (International)

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Thomas, A. (2011). Hal Leonard Conductor's Craft. Clinic delivered at Hal Leonard, Carthage,
WI. (National)

Thomas, A. (2011). Ohio ACDA. Clinic delivered at Ohio ACDA, Otterbein, University. (State)

Thomas, A. (2010). Hinshaw Celebration Master Clinician. Clinic delivered at Hinshaw


Celebration Conference, Raleigh, NC. (National)

Thomas, A. (2009). Directors Institute. Clinic delivered at University of South Dakota.


(National)

Thomas, A. (2008). Choral Clinic. Clinic delivered at University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
(National)

Thomas, A. (2008). Choral Festival. Clinic delivered at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee,


Milwaukee, WI. (National)

Thomas, A. (2008). National Workshops. Clinic delivered at VanderCook College, Chicago, IL.
(National)

Thomas, A. (2008). Summer Music Institute. Clinic delivered at Central Connecticut State
University. (National)

Thomas, A. (2007). Keynote Address. Clinic delivered at Florida Music Educators Association,
Tampa, FL. (Regional)

Original Creative Works

Musical Compositions

Armstrong, A., & Thomas, A. (2003). Body, Mind, Spirit, Voice [Musical Event Documentary].
On DVD. The Lorenz Corporation.

Eichenberger, R., & Thomas, A. (1994). What They See Is What You Get [Instructional Video].
On VHS. Hinshaw Music Publishers.

Published Musical Arrangements

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (submitted). Kyrie [octavo SATB]. Piece submitted for publication.

Thomas, A. (accepted). Barbara Allen [Octavo (TBB)]. Heritage Music Press.

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Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (2017). Keep Your Lamps TTBB [TTBB]. Hinshaw Music Press
HMC 2525.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (2017). Sanctus [SATB]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (2017). Shout for Joy SATB [octavo SATB]. Heritage Music Press
15/3469H.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (2016). Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho [SATB]. Heritage Music
Press.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (2016). Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho 3pt Mixed [Three-part
Mixed and Piano]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2015). Jauchzet dem Herrn, alle Welt J.S. Bach [edition]. Hinshaw Music
HMC2411.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, Andre, J. (2015). Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho TTB [TTB]. Heritage
Music Press.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (2014). Gloria [Octavo]. Heritage 15/3101H.

Thomas, A. (2012). I've Just Come From the Fountain [choral octavo]. Heritage Music Press,
15/0000H-3.

Thomas, A. (2012). Someday is Today [Octavo]. Roger Dean 15'2972R.

Thomas, A. (2012). The King Shall Rejoice [octavo]. Hinshaw Music HMC2332.

Thomas, A. (2012). The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy [octavo]. Heritage Music Press, 15-
2892H.

Thomas, A. (2012). Until I Found the Lord TTBB [octavo]. Heritage 15-2912H.

Thomas, A. J. (2010). Do Lord Remember Me (SATB) [octavo]. Heritage Music Press 15-
2753H.

Thomas, A. (2009). I Dream a World [Octavo (SSA)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2009). My Good Lord's Done Been Here [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2008). I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray [Octavo (SSA)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2008). I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

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Thomas, A. (2008). What Makes the World Go Round (TTBB) [Octavo]. Hinshaw Music.

Thomas, A. (2007). Go Down 'n the Valley and Pray [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2007). If You're Happy/Amen [Octavo (2pt)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2006). Beautiful City [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2006). If You're Happy/Amen [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2006). Walk in the Light [Octavo (SATB)]. Choristers Guild.

Thomas, A. (2006). Walk in the Light [Octavo (2pt)]. Choristers Guild.

Thomas, A. (2005). Barbara Allen [Octavo (SSA)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2005). I'm Going Sing [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2005). I'm Gonna Sing [Octavo (SSA)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2005). Keep Your Lamps [Octavo (SSA)]. Hinshaw Music Company.

Thomas, A. (2004). Good News [Octavo (SSA)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2004). Good News [Octavo (TTB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2004). Walk the Streets of Gold [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2003). Fences [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2003). Fences [Octavo (SSAA)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2003). Swing Down Chariot [Octavo (TTBB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2003). Swing Down Chariot [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2002). Deep River [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2002). I Dream A World [Octavo (SAB 3-Part Mixed)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2002). I Dream A World [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2001). I Hear America Singing [Octavo (2 Part)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2001). John Saw Duh Number [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

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Thomas, A. (2001). John Saw Duh Number [Octavo (SSAA)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2001). Peter Go Ring Dem Bells [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2001). Rise Up Shepherd and Follow [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2000). Band of Angels [Octavo (SATB)]. Laurel Press.

Thomas, A. (2000). Let Everything [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (2000). The Drinking Gourd [Octavo (2 Part)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (1999). Goin' Up To Glory [Octavo (TTBB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (1999). Heaven [Octavo (SATB)]. Mark Foster Music Co.

Thomas, A. (1997). Here's a Pretty Little Baby [Octavo]. Earthsongs.

Thomas, A. (1997). The Drinking Gourd [Octavo]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (1995). Goin' Up To Glory [Octavo (SATB)]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (1994). African Noel [Octavo]. Lawson Gould.

Thomas, A. (1993). Death is Gonna Lay His Cold Icy Hands on Me [Octavo]. Shawnee Press.

Thomas, A. (1993). I Hear America Singing [Octavo]. Heritage Music Press.

Thomas, A. (1993). The Kingdom [Octavo]. Hinshaw Music Company.

Thomas, A. (1990). Go Where I Send Thee [Octavo]. Mark Foster Music Co.

Thomas, A. (1990). I Open My Mouth [Octavo]. Hinshaw Music Company.

Thomas, A. (1988). Heaven [Octavo (TTBB)]. Mark Foster Music Co.

Thomas, A. (1987). Ride the Chariot [Octavo]. Hinshaw Music Co.

Thomas, A. (1987). Rockin' Jerusalem [Octavo]. Mark Foster Music Co.

Thomas, A. (1986). I'm A Rollin' [Octavo]. Hinshaw Music Co.

Thomas, A. (1986). Where the Trumpet Sounds [Octavo]. Mark Foster Music Co.

Thomas, A. (1984). When the Trumpet Sounds [Octavo]. Michell Reed Music Co. Pub.

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Thomas, A. (1982). Keep Your Lamps! [Octavo]. Hinshaw Music Co., Inc., Pub..

Studio Recordings

Thomas, A. J., & Tucker, E. H. (pianists, composer). (2010). A Southern Salute [voice and
piano]. [vocal], White Pine Musicc.

Performances

Invited Performances

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. (conductor). (2017, August). Santa Fe, NM Desert Chorale "Justice"
[Choral]. [Artistic direction by Andre J. Thomas]. Churches in Santa Fe: Santa Fe Desert
Chorale.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (conductor). (2017, July). Brisbane , Australia, Pemulway [Chorus
400 men and boys]. [Artistic direction by Andre J. Thomas]. Brisbane, Queensland
Concert Hall: Pemulwuy Festival.

Thomas, A. (conductor). (2017, June). Limerick, Ireland Limerick Sings [Festival, Chorus and
Orchestra]. [Artistic direction by Andre J. Thomas]. Limerick University: Limerick
University and Perform International.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2017, May). Philadelphia Singing City [Chorus/
Orchestra]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas and Anton Armstrong]. Church: Singing
City.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (conductor). (2017, March). New, York Carnegie Hall The Music of
Andre Thomas [Choral/Orchestral]. Carnegie Hall, NY, NY: Distinguished Concerts
International New York.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (Conductor). (2017, March). Carnegie Hall, New York National
Honor Choir [Choral]. [Artistic direction by Andre J. Thomas]. Carnegie Hall:
Worldstrides Inc.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (conductor). (2017, February–March). Kingston, Ontario


CanadaChoral Concert [Choral festival]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Church,
Kingston, Ontario: Cantabile Choirs of Kingston.

Thomas, A. (conductor). (2016, December). Namibia Conduct the Festival Chorus and
Orchestra [Choral/Orchestral]. [Artistic direction by Andre J. Thomas]. Swakopmunder
Musikwoche, Swakopmund, Namibia: Swakopmunder Musikwoche.

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Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (Conductor). (2016, March). Bulgaria Soul of America [Chorus and
Orchestra]. [Artistic direction by Andre J. Thomas]. Sofia, Bulgaria: Bulgarian Choir and
Orchestra.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (Conductor). (2015, December). Namibia Conduct the Festival
Choral and Orchestra [Chorus and Orchestra]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas].
Swakopmund, Namibia: Swakopmunder Musikwoche.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2015, June). Rome, International Choral Festival [Concerts in Rome
and service at the Vatican]. [Artistic direction by Artistic director: Andre Thomas].
Various Churches and the St. Peters: Perform International.

Thomas, A. (conductor , adjudicator). (2014, October). Indonesian Choral Festival [choral].


[Origination of the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas].
Jakarta, Indonesia: Indonesian Universities.

Thomas, A. (conductor, adjudicator, and clinician). (2014, July). Latvia, World Choir Games
[adjudication and performance]. [Origination of the work by numerous composers].
[Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. National Concert Hall: Interkultur.

Thomas, A., & Thomas, A. J. (conductor). (2014, May). Hamburg, Germany Soul of America
[choral]. [Artistic direction by Andre J. Thomas]. St. Michael's: Hamburg Radio Choir.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2014, March). Carnegie Hall, National Honor Choir ( [Choral].
[Origination of the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas].
New York, New York, Carnegie Hall: World Strides.

Thomas, A. (conductor/clinician). (2014). Choirs of America [choral]. [Origination of the work


by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Queens, New York:
Choirs of America.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2014). Netherlands Radio Choir [choir]. [Origination of the work by
numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Utrecht, The Netherlands:
Netherlands Radio.

Thomas, A. (conductor). (2014). SInging Quaker Alumni concert [choral]. [Origination of the
work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Wichita, Kansas
Eastminster Presbyterian Church: Friends University.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2014). South Dakota All State [choral]. [Origination of the work by
numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Conference Arena, Sioux
Falls: SDMEA.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2013, June). Paris, Choral Festival [Choral/Orchestral]. [Artistic


direction by Andre J. Thomas]. Paris, France: Music Celebrations.

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Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2012). African Choral Festival, Accra Shana [choral]. [Origination of
the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. National
Theater, Accra Ghana: Music International.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2012). Choral Festival Central Michigan [choral]. [Origination of the
work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. University of
Central Michigan: University of Central Michigan.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2012). Kennedy Center Pesident's Day Concert [Choral/instrumental].


[Origination of the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas].
Kennedy Center , Washington D.C: Music Celebrations.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2012). Men's Honor Choir [choral]. [Origination of the work by
numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Church, Seattle,
Washington: ACDA.

Thomas, A. (Director). (2012). Orchestra Hall, Minnesota Arts Festival [choral]. [Origination of
the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Orchestra Hall,
Minneapolis, Minnesota: Minnesota College.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2012). Yale University Choral Festival [choral]. [Origination of the
work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Yale University:
Yale University.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2011). Alice Tully Hall, Manhattan Concert Productions [Choral].
[Origination of the work by Franz Schubert]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas].
NY.NY: Manhattan Concert Productions.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2011). Georgia All State [Choral]. [Origination of the work by
numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Savannah, Georgia: GMEA.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2011). International Honor Choir, The Hague, Netherlands [Choral].
[Origination of the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas].
The Hague: AMIS.

Thomas, A. (Andre Thomas). (2011). Nevada, All State [choral]. [Origination of the work by
numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Reno, Nevada: NMEA.

Thomas, A. (Andre Thomas). (2011). Orchestra Hall, Witness [Choral]. [Origination of the work
by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Minneapolis, Minnesota:
Vocal Essence.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2011). Prague Choral Festival [choral/orchestral]. [Origination of the


work by Mozart]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Smetana Hall, Prague, CZ:
Prague Choral Festival.

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Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2011). World of Song, Berlin, Germany [Choral]. [Origination of the
work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Philharmonic Hall:
Berlin Radio Choir.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2011). Youth Festival Choristers Guild [Choral]. [Origination of the
work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Denton, Texas:
Choristers Guild.

Thomas, A. (Guest Conductor). (2010). Alabama All State [choral]. [Origination of the work by
numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Samford University:
AMEA.

Thomas, A. (conductor/clinician). (2010). Charleston International Choral Fesvial [Choral].


[Origination of the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas].
Churches in Charleston: City of Charleston.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2010). Choral Festival Hartwick College [Choral]. [Origination of the
work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Oneonta, New
York: Hartwick College.

Thomas, A. (Guest Conductor). (2010). Friends University Honor Choir [Choral]. [Origination
of the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Riney Fine
Arts Center: Friends University.

Thomas, A. (Guest Conductor). (2010). Kennedy Center National Honor Choir MENC [choral].
[Origination of the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas].
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C: MENC.

Thomas, A. (conductor). (2010). Massachusetts All State Choir [Choral]. [Origination of the
work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Orchestra Hall:
Massachusetts Music Educators.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2010). Meet the Composer, Albuquerque,NM [choral]. [Origination of


the work by Andre Thomas]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. church: choral
association.

Thomas, A. (presentor). (2010). National Chorus America ConferenceSessions [Lecture].


[Origination of the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas].
Conference Hall, Atlanta, GA: Chorus America.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2010). Salem, Oregon Honor Choir [Choral]. [Origination of the work
by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre Thomas]. Salem High School:
Salem School District.

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Thomas, A. (Guest conductor). (2010). Taipei Chamber Choir presents American Music
[Choral]. [Origination of the work by numerous composers]. [Artistic direction by Andre
Thomas]. National Concert Hall: Taipei Philharmonic.

Thomas, A., & combined Choirs. (Conductor). (2010). Milan, Italy Unity Concert [Choral
Music]. [Origination of the work by Andre Thomas]. [Artistic direction by Andre
Thomas]. Cathedral, Milan, Italy: Choral Association.

Thomas, A. (Guest Conductor). (2009). Charlotte Symphony. Charlotte, NC: Charlotte


Symphony Orchestra.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2008). AMIS Honor Choir. London, UK: Associations for Music in
International Schools.

Thomas, A. (Clinician). (2008). Australian Choral Directors Association. Sydney, Australia:


Australian Choral Directors Association.

Thomas, A. (Guest Conductor). (2008). Buffalo Choral Arts Society Concert. Buffalo, NY:
Buffalo Choral Arts Society.

Thomas, A. (Composer/Performer). (2008). Hardwick College Festival. Prague, CZ: Hardwick


College.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2008). HICES Music Festival. Sydney, Australia: Heads of


Independent Co-Educational Schools.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2008). Minnesota All State. Minneapolis, MN: Minnesota Music
Educators Association.

Thomas, A. (Artistic Director). (2008). National Memorial Day Choral Festival. The John F.
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C: Music Celebrations
International.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2008). National Youth Choir. Carnegie Hall, New York, NY: National
Youth Choir.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2008). New Mexico All State Choir. Alburquerque, NM: New Mexico.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2008). Week of Singing. Cembra and Trento, Italy: Week of Singing.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2008). Week of Singing. Cembra and Trento, Italy: Week of Singing.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2007). Australian Choral Directors Summer School.


Melbourne, Australia: Australian Choral Directors Association.

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Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2007). Beijing International Choral Festive. Beijing and Tianjin,
China: International Festival Chorus.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2007). California All State. Ontario, CA: The California Association
for Music Education.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2007). Estonian Choral Association. Tartu, Estonia:


Estonian Choral Association.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2007). National Honor Choir. Carnegie Hall, New York, NY:
American Choral Directors Association.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2007). Thresholds Music Festival. Des Moines, Iowa: Drake
University and First Christian Church.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2006). International Festival. Valletta, Malta: International


Festival.

Thomas, A. (Guest Conductor). (2006). Netherlands Radio Choir. Hilversum, The Netherlands:
Netherlands Radio.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2006). Week of Singing. Bressanone, Italy: Week of Singing.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2005). Eric Ericson Masters Classes in Conducting.


Haarlem, Netherlands: Eric Ericson Masters Classes in Conducting.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2005). Week of Singing. Bressanone, Italy: Week of Singing.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2004). Clinician/Conductor--World Assembly of Choirs.


Jerusalem, Israel: World Assembly of Choirs.

Thomas, A. (Adjudicator). (2004). International Choral Festival. Helsingborg, Sweden:


International Choral Festival.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (2004). Week of Singing. Bressanone, Italy: Week of Singing.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2004). Week of Singing. Cembra, Italy: Week of Singing.

Thomas, A. (Guest Conductor). (2004). Weihnachtskonzert (Rundfunkor). Berlin, Germany:


Berlin.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2003). Week of Singing. Cembra, Italy: Week of Singing.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2003). Week of Singing. Aosta Valley, Italy: Week of


Singing.

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Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2002). Amerifest International. St. John's Seminary, MN:


Amerifest International.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2002). Berlin Radio Choir (Rundfunkor). Berlin, Germany:


Berlin Radio.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2002). Choirfest. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada:


Choirfest.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2002). International World Symposium. Minneapolis, MN:


International Federation of Choral Music.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (2001). Alpe Adria Cantat. Jeselo/Venice, Italy: Alpe Adria
Cantat.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1999). FSU University Singers, Vietnam Tour. Hanoi &
Saigon, Vietnam: FSU University Singers.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1999). World Youth Choir Namur Belgium Tour of Europe.
Namur, Belgium: World Youth Choir.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1998). International Honor Band and Choir Festival.


Geneva, Switzerland: International Honor Band and Choir.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1998). World Youth Choir & Tour. Republic of China and the
Philippines: World Youth Choir.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1997). Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Birmingham,


England: Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1997). III Curso Internacional de Regencia Coral. Rio de


Jeneiro, Brazil: Internacional de Regencia Coral.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1997). Northwest Musical Limited. Vancouver, British


Columbia, Canada: Northwest Musical Limited.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1997). Sing Aotearoa Festival. New Zealand: Sing Aotearoa.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1996). 4th World Symposium on Choral Music. Sydney,


Australia: World Symposium on Choral Music.

Thomas, A. (Clinician/Conductor). (1996). Choral Island Weekend. Australia: Choral Island


Weekend.

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Thomas, A. (Conductor). (1995). Taipei Philharmonic International Choral Conducting


Workshop. Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C: Taipei Philharmonic Foundation for Culture and
Education.

Thomas, A. (Conductor/Clinician). (1993). Australian Choral Directors Association.


Coolangatta, Australia: Australian Choral Directors Association.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (1993). Australian Youth Choir. Sydney, Australia: National Institute of
Youth Performing Arts.

Thomas, A. (Conductor/Clinician). (1992). Swedish Choral Directors Association. Örebro,


Sweden: Swedish Choral Directors Association.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (1991). Festival Chorus. London, England: Department of Defense


Schools.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (1991). International Honor Choir. Brussels, Belgium: The


International School of Brussels.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (1990). Austrailian Youth Choir [Concert Hall]. Sydney Opera House,
Sydney, Australia: National Institute of Youth Performing Arts.

Thomas, A. (Conductor). (1990). Pan Pacific Festival [Chorus, Concert Hall]. Sydney Opera
House, Sydney, Australia: Pan Pacific Music Festival.

Non-Juried Performances

Tallahassee Community Chorus. (Artistic Director). (recorded 2009). Rememberance [Recorded


choral]. Winterstone Production, Inc.

Service

The Profession

Editorial Board Membership(s)

International Journal of Research in Choral Singing (2010–2019).

Juror for a Performance

World Choir Games. Cincinnati, OH (2012).

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Chair of a Symposium

Thomas, A. (Chair). (2012). Southern Division of ACDA. Symposium conducted at the meeting
of American Choral Directors Association, Charlotte, North Carolina.

Service to Professional Associations

Board Member, Las Vegas Choral (2000–present).

Board Member, Chorus America (2011–2018).

Board of Directors, Singing City (2003).

National Board Member, American Choral Directors Association (2001–2003).

President, American Choral Directors Association, Southern Division (2001–2003).

President Elect, American Choral Directors Association, Southern Division (1999–2001).

Presidential Nominee, American Choral Directors Association, Southern Division (1999).

National Board of Directors, Choristers Guild (1995–1998).

President, Florida American Choral Directors Association (1993–1995).

Convention Planning Committee, International Society of Music Education Conference (1994).

President Elect, Florida American Choral Directors Association (1991–1993).

National Chair, Ethnic Music and Minority Concerns Committee, American Choral Directors
Association (1986–1989).

Secretary/Treasurer, Florida College Music Educators (1984–1986).

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