Director: Irina Yakub
“Cantar” by Jay Althouse
About Director Irina Yakub
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Irina Yakub received her Master’s Degree in Choral Conducting from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, where she studied with Dr. Wayne Abercrombie. She also holds her Master’s Degree in Music Education from Moscow Pedagogical University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Theory from Lviv State Music College. Irina Yakub was a singer and an assistant conductor for the Harmony Gospel Choir in Amherst and Choral Director of the UMass Women’s Choir. She also was a guest conductor for the Voronezh Youth Theater Choir (Russia), the UMass Chorale and the Modern Music Festival in L’viv, Ukraine. Irina Yakub has been a Chorus Director in the Hartsbrook School, Hadley since 1995.