Gilbert To Direct Galveston College Community Choir
Galveston College’s legendary Community Chorale will be directed by a well known face and voice in Galveston music as Mike Gilbert joins as Adjunct Faculty for the community college. The Community Chorale restarts on Monday, August 29, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in the Fine Arts Room 207 with Gilbert at its helm.
Gilbert taught for 31 years in the Galveston Independent School District including 23 years at Ball High School. He joined the Moody Memorial First Methodist Church as Director of Music in the summer of 2003. He has directed also at First Baptist Church and Central Christian Church in Galveston.
Gilbert received his bachelors of Music degree from Texas A&I University in Kingsville and a Masters in Music Education and a Masters in School Administration from the University of Houston. He has sung for 23 years with the Houston Symphony Chorus and he currently serves as Vice President of the Houston/Galveston – Stavanger Sister City Society.