Heather E. Eyerly
The Children's Chorus of Crane Founder and Artistic Director, Dr. Heather E. Eyerly, joined the choral music education faculty at The Crane School of Music in 2003 and currently serves as the Coordinator of Choral Programs. In addition to the Children's Chorus, Dr. Eyerly also teaches courses in general music education, choral music education and conducts the Hosmer Choir. Dr. Eyerly completed two degrees at the University of Toronto, including the Ph.D. in Music Education and MM performance (conducting) in 2007 and 2001 respectively, and is a 1994 graduate of Stetson University (BME). In 1999, Dr. Eyerly was honored as the first recipient of the Elmer Iseler Canadian National Fellowship in Choral Conducting. Also in 1999, Rotary International awarded her an Academic Ambassadorial Scholarship to attend the University of Toronto. Dr. Eyerly remains a highly sought after clinician/guest festival honor choir conductor and adjudicator.