Thomas Juneau, D.M.A.
Director of Choral Activities, Saint Joseph’s University
Music Director, Summit Chorale
Artistic Director, Juneau Vocal Alliance
Music Director, Church of Saint Joseph, Carteret, NJ
Dr. Thomas Juneau is Director of Choral Activities at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He serves as Music Director of the Summit Chorale, now in its 109th season, and as Minister of Music at Saint Joseph’s Church in Carteret, NJ, where he is organist and choirmaster. Additionally, Dr. Juneau teaches general music at Saint Joseph’s School, where he leads five children’s choirs.
Founder and Artistic Director of The Juneau Vocal Alliance, a professional vocal ensemble, their first album, Visions Eternal, recorded in collaboration with The Summit Chorale, was released in 2015 on the Ravello label and distributed by Naxos of America.
A prolific conductor and composer, Dr. Juneau has conducted many major works, including Handel’s Dixit Dominus, Beethoven’s Mass in C, the Requiems of Mozart, Fauré, Duruflé, Brahms and most recently John Conahan’s Three Doors: A Requiem. As a composer, his compositions for chorus are published by Walton Music, Alliance Music, Southern Music Company, Hal Leonard Corporation, and Carl Fisher Music Company.
Dr. Juneau’s newest major choral and orchestral work Missa Jubilate Deo will be performed on the 2018 Inaugural Season of “The Premiere Project”, a collaborative initiative of The Continuo Arts Foundation and the Fondazione Pro Musica e Arte Sacra, in Rome, Italy. Dr. Juneau is in high demand for commissions and his compositions have been performed around the world.