Welcome to the schedule of the 2015 Massachusetts Poetry Festival, happening May 1-3 in the beautiful and historic town of Salem! 

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Ray Fahrner

Colleges of the Fenway
Director, Office of Performing Arts
Cambridge, MA
Ray Fahrner is an award-winning composer, conductor, database designer, writer and arts administrator, living in Cambridge, MA. His eclectic compositions include Colleges of Funk, for jazz band; CIRCLE: A Circus for Mime and Orchestra; and ten works for chamber chorus. As a choral conductor, he has directed the Cambridge Chamber Singers for 27 years, and is renowned for his innovative programming. He is the founding Director, Office of Performing Arts, for the Colleges of the Fenway, Boston, MA, where he has worked for ten years.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, May 1

1:15pm EDT