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Dr. Roland M. Carter

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MAR-VEL International Inc

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MAR-VEL International Inc

7115 Airport Highway

Pennsauken, Victoria 8109

Australia

Company Description

MAR-VEL International (http://www.mar-vel.com) is proud to be the new State and Local Law Enforcement Division of ADS, Inc. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of ADS, MAR-VEL International will continue to meet the demands of our nation's first responders by of ... more

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Employment History

Director, Chancel Choir

Cascade United Methodist Church

Director

Artists

Affiliations

Board Member
The ADSMM

Board Member
Allied Arts

Board Member
Co-Music

Board Member
Sphinx Organization

Individual Member
Tennesseans for the Arts

Board Member
Southern Arts Federation Inc

Life Member
American Choral Directors Association

Ruth S. Holmberg Professor of American Music
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

President
National Association of Negro Musicians

Board Member
League of American Orchestras

Board Member
Chattanooga Symphony

Honorary Member of the Board of Directors
The African American Music Foundation

Board Member
ArtsBuild

Member and Co-Chair
National Endowment for the Arts

Member and Co-Chair
NEA Music Advisory Panel for Choruses

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Roland Carter is founder and CEO of MAR-VEL, a publisher specializing in music and traditions of African American composers, and serves as President of the National Association of Negro Musicians Inc. (NANM). Distinguished as a composer, conductor, and pianist, Roland Carter is the Ruth S. Holmberg Professor of American Music in the Cadek Department of Music at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He formerly chaired Hampton (Institute) University's department of music and conducted its internationally acclaimed choirs for nearly a quarter of a century. His accomplishments as a leading figure in the choral arts include concerts with major choruses and orchestras in prestigious venues nationwide, as well as lectures, workshops, and master classes. From presidential inaugurations to the smallest church, from scholarly presentations for national gatherings of musicians, educators, and preservationists to private coaching with individual singers, Dr. Carter lends his keen ear, bright mind, and talented hands to projects of every sort. In recognition of his stature, he has served on National Endowments for the Arts' Heritage, Access and Choral Panels and was honored by Shaw University (Raleigh, NC) with an honorary doctor of music degree. Recently, Carter was awarded National Honorary Membership by Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity. Carter is most especially noted as an authority on the performance and preservation of African American music, having produced and appeared on programs for national and international radio and television networks in support of these aims. He has directed the Chattanooga Choral Society for the Preservation of African American Song for 14 years, and founded MAR-VEL, a music publisher specializing in the music of African American Composers and Traditions.


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Distinguished composer, conductor, educator, and pianist, Roland Carter is the Ruth S. Holmberg Professor of American Music in the Department of Music at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC). His accomplishments as a leading figure in the choral arts include concerts with major choruses and orchestras in prestigious venues nationwide; as well as lectures, workshops, and master classes. From presidential inaugurations to the smallest church, from scholarly presentations for national gatherings of musicians, educators, and preservationists to private coaching with individual singers, Mr. Carter lends his keen ear, bright mind, and talented hands to projects of every sort.
In recognition of his stature, he has served on National Endowments for the Arts' Heritage, Access and Choral Panels and received an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Shaw University. He was one of the 2003 Tennessee Governor's Arts Awards in the Distinguished Artist category. In 2004, Carter was elected to honorary membership of the internationally acclaimed Morehouse Glee Club, joining the ranks of only two other musicians so honored during the history of the award - Robert Shaw and Leonard DePaur.
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Historic Abyssinian Baptist Church (NY) honored Carter with a program of his arrangements and composition in July 2005. For his outstanding contributions to American Music, Carter was given honorary membership in the nation's largest music fraternity, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and elected to the charter class of Signature Sinfonians. Most recently, he served as guest conductor of the 2008 Yale University High School Festival, and his arrangements were featured in a special recognition program by the 175th Anniversary committee of the Metropolitan AME Zion Church of Hartford , CT. In summer of 2009, The Chamber Choir of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, under the direction of Dr. Kevin Ford, released the Volume I of THE CHORAL MUSIC OF ROLAND CARTER.
Carter is especially noted as an authority on the performance and preservation of African American music, having produced and appeared on programs for national and international radio and television networks in support of these aims. He is founder and CEO of Mar-Vel, a music publisher specializing in the music of African American Composers and traditions. Carter has directed the Chattanooga Choral Society for the Preservation of African American Song for 19 years, and s erved music advisor and principle guest conductor of the Houston Ebony Opera Guild, Houston, TX for twelve years.
Unquestionably gifted composer-arranger, it is Carter's arrangement of "Lift Every Voice and Sing" that is most often used to present the anthem in formal settings. His arrangements and settings have and continue to be performed by orchestras and choirs throughout the world. A colleague of his once shared her belief that the angels sat upon his shoulders and whispered the score for his arrangement of the spiritual, In Bright Mansions Above.
In addition to performance and academic pursuits, Carter has served on several boards including the Tennessee Arts Commission, the Southern Arts Foundation, National Assembly of State Arts Agencies, Allied Arts of Greater Chattanooga. Chattanooga African American Museum/Bessie Smith Hall, and the National Association for the Study and Performance of African American Music. Presently he sits on the boards of the League of American Orchestras, the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera Association, and is an honorary member of the board of directors of the Negro Spiritual Foundation, Orlando, FL, and the African American Music Foundation, San Diego, CA. Carter recently completed his sixth and final year as president of the National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc., the nation's oldest organization committed to the performance and preservation of African American music. He serves the music ministries of the Cascade United Methodist Church (Atlanta, GA) and the Christian Faith Baptist Church (Raleigh, NC).
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Biography - Dr. Roland Carter

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Distinguished composer, conductor, educator, and pianist, Roland Carter is the Ruth S. Holmberg Professor of American Music in the Department of Music at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC). His accomplishments as a leading figure in the choral arts include concerts with major choruses and orchestras in prestigious venues nationwide; as well as lectures, workshops, and master classes. From presidential inaugurations to the smallest church, from scholarly presentations for national gatherings of musicians, educators, and preservationists to private coaching with individual singers, Mr. Carter lends his keen ear, bright mind, and talented hands to projects of every sort.
In recognition of his stature, he has served on National Endowments for the Arts' Heritage, Access and Choral Panels and received an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Shaw University. He was one of the 2003 Tennessee Governor's Arts Awards in the Distinguished Artist category. In 2004, Carter was elected to honorary membership of the internationally acclaimed Morehouse Glee Club, joining the ranks of only two other musicians so honored during the history of the award - Robert Shaw and Leonard DePaur.
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Historic Abyssinian Baptist Church (NY) honored Carter with a program of his arrangements and composition in July 2005. For his outstanding contributions to American Music, Carter was given honorary membership in the nation's largest music fraternity, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and elected to the charter class of Signature Sinfonians. Most recently, he served as guest conductor of the 2008 Yale University High School Festival, and his arrangements were featured in a special recognition program by the 175th Anniversary committee of the Metropolitan AME Zion Church of Hartford , CT. In summer of 2009, The Chamber Choir of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, under the direction of Dr. Kevin Ford, released the Volume I of THE CHORAL MUSIC OF ROLAND CARTER.
Carter is especially noted as an authority on the performance and preservation of African American music, having produced and appeared on programs for national and international radio and television networks in support of these aims. He is founder and CEO of Mar-Vel, a music publisher specializing in the music of African American Composers and traditions. Carter has directed the Chattanooga Choral Society for the Preservation of African American Song for 19 years, and s erved music advisor and principle guest conductor of the Houston Ebony Opera Guild, Houston, TX for twelve years.
Unquestionably gifted composer-arranger, it is Carter's arrangement of "Lift Every Voice and Sing" that is most often used to present the anthem in formal settings. His arrangements and settings have and continue to be performed by orchestras and choirs throughout the world. A colleague of his once shared her belief that the angels sat upon his shoulders and whispered the score for his arrangement of the spiritual, In Bright Mansions Above.
In addition to performance and academic pursuits, Carter has served on several boards including the Tennessee Arts Commission, the Southern Arts Foundation, National Assembly of State Arts Agencies, Allied Arts of Greater Chattanooga. Chattanooga African American Museum/Bessie Smith Hall, and the National Association for the Study and Performance of African American Music. Presently he sits on the boards of the League of American Orchestras, the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera Association, and is an honorary member of the board of directors of the Negro Spiritual Foundation, Orlando, FL, and the African American Music Foundation, San Diego, CA. Carter recently completed his sixth and final year as president of the National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc., the nation's oldest organization committed to the performance and preservation of African American music. He serves the music ministries of the Cascade United Methodist Church (Atlanta, GA) and the Christian Faith Baptist Church (Raleigh, NC).


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The Augusta Chorale is delighted to present Dr. Roland M. Carter as guest conductor for our 30th Anniversary Spring Concert. Dr. Carter is a composer, arranger, conductor, pianist, scholar, researcher, and teacher. He performed his duties admirably well during his 23-year tenure at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga. Prior to returning to Chattanooga, his hometown, Dr. Carter served as Chair of the Department of Music at Hampton (Institute) University and director of its internationally acclaimed choirs for nearly a quarter century. He has performed with major orchestras, schools, churches, colleges, and universities, and national associations throughout the country.
His compositions and arrangements are performed by music organizations throughout the world. Dr. Carter has received numerous awards and honors for his choral music. His biography is included in Our Musical Heritage, International Dictionary of Black Composers, The New Grove Dictionary of American Music. He has received national awards from the National Association of Negro Musicians, and the National Black Music Caucus. He has worked in churches in Chattanooga, TN; Raleigh, NC; Hopkinsville, KY, Atlanta, GA and for the Hampton University Ministers Conference. He is founder and CEO of MAR-VEL, a publishing company specializing in music by African Americans. Dr. Roland Carter's arrangement of "Lift Every Voice and Sing" has become standard repertoire for choirs around the world.


Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia - Director of Alumni Affairs Message

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Roland M. Carter, Beta Epsilon (New York Univ.) '65 Brother Carter is a distinguished composer-arranger and conductor. His compositions and arrangements are performed by music organizations throughout the world. He is the current President of the National Association of Negro Musicians, and founder and CEO of MAR-VEL, a publisher specializing in music by African American composers and traditions. His list of presentations during the past thirty years includes concerts, lectures, workshops and master classes at venues throughout the country.

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