Julie Parsons is the conductor of the Norwegian Male Chorus of Seattle, and has been a regular musical director for Youth Theatre Northwest (Mercer Island) and SecondStory Repertory (Redmond).
She is the Past President of the Washington state board of the American Choral Directors Association. Julie has worked with the board since 2010 as the Youth & Student Activities Chair, promoting communication and interaction among Washington’s fine student members and young teachers. She has sung with choirs all over the world, currently with the Seattle-based Mägi Ensemble, a professional women’s ensemble that specializes in music from Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. The Mägi Ensemble has two albums of their music available on all major platforms, and will be releasing their third album in 2020.
She holds a BA in Vocal Performance from Central College (IA), a MM in Choral Conducting from New England Conservatory, and is pursuing her DMA (currently ABD) from the University of Washington.