John Martha-Reynolds, Conductor for the Boston Children’s Chorus, has been with BCC for fifteen seasons. Currently, John conducts the Dorchester Advanced Training Choir and the Dorchester Intermediate Choirs. In addition to his responsibilities at BCC, John is a music teacher for the Cambridge Public Schools. In the summer of 2013, he piloted a Kodály inspired program at the John M. Tobin Montessori School. Since its implementation, John has created a comprehensive program that focuses on student engagement and draws from students’ diverse backgrounds to inform repertoire selection and curriculum development. He currently teaches K-2 general music.
John holds a Master’s degree in Vocal Performance from New England Conservatory and a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Baldwin Wallace University, formerly Baldwin-Wallace College, Conservatory of Music. Recently, John returned to his undergraduate alma mater to complete all three levels of Orff-Schulwerk certification. In addition, he is a Kodály certified educator, having completed all three levels of Kodály certification at New England Conservatory.