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Dr. Terry Crull

Associate ProfessorTerry Crull
DA, University of Northern Colorado, 2008
MM, University of South Dakota, 1988
Director of Choral Activities
Office: Malloy Hall 248
Phone: (785) 628-4258

Dr. Terry Crull is Associate Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities at Fort Hays State University. His duties include conducting Fort Hays Singers, Concert Choir, Women's Chorale, Men's Glee Club, and Smoky Hill Chorale. He is music director of the Fall Musical, serves as Chorus Master and/or conductor of FHSU Opera, supervises choral student teachers, and teaches courses in choral conducting, choral music education, voice class, and music appreciation. He holds professional memberships in ACDA, KCDA, NAfME, KMEA, BHS, and SAI music fraternity.

2018-2019 marks the fourteenth year Dr. Crull has been at Fort Hays State University. In those years, an FHSU choir has been selected to perform at the KMEA Workshop eight times: 2007 (CC), 2008 (FHS), 2011 (FHS), 2011 (CC), 2013 (CC), 2014 (CC), & 2016 (CC), and 2018 (FHS). Fort Hays Singers also goes on tours regularly, most recently singing a 10-day tour of Austria in June 2018. 
Beginning with a summer tour of Taiwan in May of 2007, the singers have toured every other year, giving 10-15 concerts in five days within the five-state region. Recent tours have been to and from Estes Park, CO, Branson, MO, and Oklahoma City, OK, and Kansas/Nebraska.

Dr. Crull has conducted Honor Choirs for NW-KMEA HS, SW-KMEA HS, SE-KMEA HS, NW-KMEA MS, SW-KMEA MS, SC-KMEA MS, SE-KMEA MS, and numerous league vocal clinics in Kansas. He has also conducted choral festivals in California, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington, and Wisconsin, and has presented numerous clinics for choral directors and church music workshops. Dr. Crull has also conducted numerous church choirs, and has been actor, musical director, conductor, producer, or stage director for 100 musical theater productions. 

Dr. Crull has degrees in choral music education from the University of Northern Colorado (D.A.), University of South Dakota (M.M.), and Dordt College (B.A.). His 40-year career in teaching has included Ontario, California; Orange City, Iowa; Dakota Wesleyan University; University of Northern Colorado; and Fort Hays State University.

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