Conductor Amy Lieberman is equally at home in choral music, orchestral music, chamber music, and musical theater. She is on the faculty of the School of Jewish Music at Hebrew College, where she conducts Kol Arev chamber chorus, coaches art song, and teaches musicianship and conducting. Ms. Lieberman is also Artistic Director of ArtsAhimsa, an international performance series dedicated to the promotion of non-violence through the arts; as part of her work with ArtsAhimsa, she conducts the chorus at its summer festival in the Berkshires, and she has given concerts and master classes in Calcutta and New Delhi, India. She is also a founding member and Music Director of Vocollage, an ensemble of three artists who present, in live performance and radio broadcast, theatrical works that interweave words, music and drama.
For five years, Ms. Lieberman was Director of Choral Activities at New England Conservatory of Music, where she led performances with the Chamber Chorus, Concert Choir, Sinfonietta, Symphony, Bach Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble and Jazz Orchestra. She has been Visiting Assistant Professor of Conducting at Berklee College of Music, and she was Director of Choral Activities and Music Director of the Musical Theater program at Wilkes University in Pennsylvania. She has also appeared as guest conductor with Boston Cecilia, Zamir Chorale of Boston, Cappella Clausura (Boston), Lexington Symphony (MA), Portsmouth Symphony (NH), Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra (FL), Boston Summer Sings, Aliento Chamber Players (NH), and New Music New Haven, and she has served as assistant conductor for the Rhode Island Philharmonic, Cantata Singers, and Boston University Tanglewood Institute’s Young Artists Orchestra.
Ms. Lieberman has presented pre-concert lectures for Cantata Singers, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Concord Chamber Music Society, and the Rhode Island Philharmonic. Her music degrees are from Stanford University and the Yale School of Music, where she was Assistant Conductor of the Yale Glee Club and a frequent guest conductor on the New Music New Haven series. She also studied conducting at the Aspen Music Festival and at the Prague Conservatory in the Czech Republic. Ms. Lieberman is currently completing her doctorate in Conducting at the Boston University School of Music. During the Spring of 2015, she is in an interim faculty position as Director of Choruses at Northeastern University.