Directors

 

Owen Lee *PRESENT*

NS Mass Choir is pleased to announce its new Musical Director- Owen ‘O’Sound’ Lee. After receiving a prophetic word as a teenager, Owen decided to pursue music and ministry as a career, and he has been making strides ever since…..

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Marko Simmonds *PAST*

Marko Simmonds has been the most recent musical director to work with the Nova Scotia Mass Choir. He is a graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music. He is a two-time ECMA….

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Woody Woods *PAST*

Born and raised in the inner city of Los Angeles, Woods is an author, and a self-taught composer, conductor, lyricist and pianist. He has been connected with the NSMC since meeting the….
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Joe Colley *PAST*

Joe joined the Nova Scotia Mass Choir in 1992 after walking pass Club 55 on Gottingen Street and deciding to go in a take a seat and listen. Since then, Joe has….
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Shauntay Grant *PAST*

Shauntay Grant is an award-winning writer, spoken word performer, and musician. After completing her Bachelor of Music Degree at Dalhousie University in 2002 she directed the Nova Scotia Mass Choir for five years……
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Caroletta Beals *PAST*

Caroletta moved to Nova Scotia in 1993. She became a member of Saint Thomas United Baptist Church shortly after. She came to Nova Scotia to get married to her now husband Archy Beals. One day…
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Jeremiah Sparks *PAST*

Now based in Toronto, Jeremiah was born and raised in Cherrybrook, Nova Scotia. His musical career started in the church, where he became the organist at the age of sixteen…..
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Scott Macmillan *PAST*

Born in Halifax, Scott Macmillan enjoys a stellar reputation in Nova Scotia and abroad for his unusual versatility working in the fields of classical, pop, jazz, blues and celtic music. Scott Macmillan has an important history with the …
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Brainerd Blyden-Taylor *PAST*

Brainerd Blyden-Taylor was one of the founding directors of the Nova Scotia Mass Choir. He was responsible for arranging and conducting the choir for our Martin Luther King concerts accompanied by the Symphony Nova Scotia. Currently he is the Founder, Artistic Director and…
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