Meet the Chorus
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“Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.” // Victor Hugo
Meet Director - Charles Morrow
We are pleased to name Charles Morrow as the first Musical Director of the Community Singers of Lake Norman. Charles Morrow is excited about hitting the ground running with these singers! Charles is all too familiar with the Lake Norman area. He was raised here and continues to provide musical leadership to this area.
Charles is a graduate of the Lenoir Rhyne University. There, he obtained his degrees in Sacred Choral Music and in Vocal Performance. While there, he became quite involved in the music program, and was named the assistant to the conductor of the LR ACappella Choir. During their 2003 tour of Europe, Charles received the Helen Stahler Award for Musical Excellence. After his graduation, Charles began working with various music directors and vocal coaches. Some of these names include; Dr. Paul D. Weber, Dr. Anton Armstrong, Dr. Andre Thomas and Dr. Craig Dennison.
Charles has taught in several area schools and has been on staff at various churches as their music director.
Meet Accompanist - Marla Young
Marla Young is a graduate of Piedmont Bible College with a BS in Music Education. She is chorus/theatre teacher at Mooresville Middle School and the Music Director/Pianist at Broad Street United Methodist Church in Mooresville. She has taught piano for years and maintains a private studio.
She is an active accompanist in Cabarrus County, providing music for local school concerts and the high school All County Concert. She has served as orchestra pianist for local productions of “Oliver” and “Annie Get Your Gun”.
We are very fortunate to have Marla at Community Singers of Lake Norman and encourage you to come hear our talented accompanist!
Board of Directors and Officers
Spring 2023 May 27 & May 28
Last year the BOD diligently worked to streamline each Director’s responsibilities. The Connect Team now enables others to focus on current business needs. With the addition of The HighNotes, a supporting group of non-singers, it now facilitates the BOD initiatives. If you know anyone who may be interested, please contact a BOD member. Currently, Amy Jacobus, the President, coordinates all functional groups.
Here is the list of officers:
President - Amy Jacobs
Vice President - Kitty Soesbee
Treasurer - Linda Martinson
Secretary - Donna Black
Member-at-Large - Deb Todd