Conductor: Jason Dashew
Coordinator(s): Sandra Goldmeer
Teen Leader(s): Eitan Goldmeer
Conductor Bio: Jason Dashew is excited to serve as conductor for HaZamir Albany. He currently is in his sixteenth year as the choir director at Bethlehem Central High School. As a teacher, Mr. Dashew is responsible for five choral ensembles spanning grades 9-12. He also teaches the school’s music theory sequence and is the music director for the annual spring musical production. Mr. Dashew has also served as a choral director for American Music Abroad, an organization that sends student tours throughout Europe each summer. He is an active member and voice adjudicator for the New York State School Music Association and has guest conducted at Area All State and All-County Festivals throughout New York. As a singer, he performs with a quartet at Congregation Gates of Heaven in Schenectady, NY. Mr. Dashew holds a BM from SUNY Fredonia and a M.A. from SUNY Albany.