Frank Heller framed and cropped for web
Frank A. Heller, III is in his sixteenth year as the Director of Music Ministries at Highland Presbyterian Church where he directs six choral ensembles and oversees the Children's Music Ministry.
He is a Certified Master Teacher in Creative Motion®, an innovative method of learning.
As one of the leading authorities, he
has studied this concept for over thirty years and was instrumental in the development of Creative Motion® as it relates to the body, voice, and conducting.
Mr. Heller is the Founder and Executive and Artistic Director of Voces Novae, a semi-professional ensemble, now in its twenty first season.
In addition, he is a private vocal & conducting instructor.
has conducted All-State Choirs in Kentucky, Indiana, and Virginia.
has served the President and Treasurer of the Kentucky Chapter of the American Choral Directors Association
In 2000 he
was honored by KCDA as their recipient of the Robert K. Baar Choral Excellence Award.
Mr. Heller holds a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education with a vocal emphasis from the University of Louisville and a Master's Degree in Music Education with a choral conducting emphasis from Loyola University of New Orleans.
professional credits include joint efforts with Samuel Adler and John Rutter as well as participation in Choristers Guild, Music Educators National Conference, Presbyterian Association of Musicians, and American Choral Directors Association
is married to Donna Martin Heller and they have three children and five grandchildren, soon to be six.