Composer In Residence

Composer in Residence – Jack Wilds

The Austin Children’s Choir is proud and excited to announce our newly formed partnership with our Composer in Residence, Jack Wilds.

Jack is a local composer living in Kyle, TX who is completing his Masters Degree in Composition from Texas State University in May 2017. He serves as Co-Music Director with his wife at First Presbyterian Church in San Marcos, TX.

Jack began his partnership with The Austin Children’s Choir with his beautiful work for chorus and chamber orchestra entitled, “Three Waking Dreams.” We look forward to future compositions and collaborations with Jack.

Please check out Jack Wilds’ website and enjoy some of his great compositions for band and chorus and listen to his piece, “Three Waking Dreams” composed for The Austin Children’s Choir and premiered in May 2016.