Department of Music
Director, Christendom College Choir and Schola Gregoriana
Coordinator, Beato Fra Angelico Fine Arts Program
Kurt Poterack, Ph.D
134 Christendom Dr.
Front Royal, VA 22630
B.M.E., Aquinas College
M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University
- The Theology of Worship and Its Music
- Music History
- History of Music in Western Civilization,
- Music Theory and Composition
- Palestrina Choir
Watching classic movies (especially Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn), and making prank calls in Latin.
Areas of expertise
I am a composer, so I don’t so much research as create new things, although, as a choral director I do specialize in Gregorian chant and Renaissance polyphony.
Sacred Music (N.B. a quarterly journal of Catholic liturgical music which Dr. Poterack edits)
Church Music Association of America
American Choral Directors Association