In addition to teaching conducting, DONALD NEUEN regularly directs the UCLA Chorale and the UCLA Chamber Singers. He has guest conducted with choruses and orchestras in 40 states, as well as in Canada, Mexico, Europe, and Asia, and also currently serves as the Artistic Director of the Angeles Chorale. Neuen previously served as professor of conducting and director of choral activities at the Eastman School of Music. He also served on the faculties of Ball State University and the Universities of Wisconsin and Tennessee. Earlier, he was director of choral activities/assistant conductor for Robert Shaw and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Neuen has studied extensively with choral conductors Robert Shaw, Roger Wagner, Lara Hoggard, and musicologists Julius Herford and Alfred Mann.
His editions and compositions are published by Lawson-