•  Howard Whitmore  
    Howard M. Whitmore                               Long Branch Middle School                           Vocal & Choral Music

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    2018/19 Schedule

    Day 1 Day 2
    Period 1 Choir Choir
    Period 2 Duty Duty
    Period 3 Choir Choir
    Period 4 Lunch Choir
    Period 5 Choir Choir
    Period 6 Choir Lunch
    Period 7 Prep Adaptive Music
    Period 8 Choir Prep
    A 1998 graduate of Westminster Choir College, the School of Music of Rider University with his B.M. in Music Education - Voice with a Minor in Piano, Mr. Whitmore has taught high school choral music, led students to the State level in New Jersey's Teen Arts Festival program, directed award-winning musicals, performed professionally on stages throughout the United States from the Bob Carr Center in Orlando, Florida with the Orlando Opera Company to Madison Square Garden with Andrea Bocelli and was head of the education department at the Forum Theatre in Metuchen, NJ.
    Since his arrival at LBMS, Mr. Whitmore has created an acclaimed Honors Chorus (SoundWave), helped to create Long Branch's nationally recognized anti-bullying anthem "Bullying We'll Stop It!" and has had students involved in community activities from the Wave of Hope Festival and LBPS 9/11 programs to performances at the Monmouth Care Center and for the Rotary Club during the holidays. Come see the SoundWave Honors Choir performm next Saturday, Dec. 1 for the Annual Long Branch Tree Lighting at 5:30pm!
    Tree Lighting Flyer             

    "If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music."

                                                                                                              ~ Jimi Hendrix
    "Kind words are the music of the world."
                                                       - F.W. Faber
    Howard Whitmore
    LBMS Director of Choral and Vocal Music
    LBMS Gay-Straight Alliance Advisor
    Visual and Performing Arts Academy
    Chorus Room #1113 
     732-229-5533 Ext. 42113