Music Staff

Ian Z. Gill

Artistic Director and Conductor

Ian is a conductor, singer and guitarist living in Richardson, Texas.  He has conducted and performed in 31 states as well as throughout England, Germany, Hungary, Austria, Poland, and Australia and has worked with some of the most well respected conductors and musicians of the modern era such as Dale Warland, Dr. Don Moses, Dr. Donald Neuen, Dr. Lynne Gackle, Vijay Singh, Dr. Tim Sharp, Dr. Richard Zielinski and guitarist George Benson.  He has conducted children’s choirs, youth choirs, adult choirs, community choirs, church choirs, youth orchestras, the Norman Philharmonic Orchestra (Norman, OK) and the 2016 Southwest Oklahoma Circle, the State with Song festival choir, and is a member of the Richard Zielinski Singers, a professional chorale that in 2015 performed in Poland for a Radio Szczecin live stream broadcast. Ian is married to Grace Gill, a Richardson native.



Teri Lawrence


Teri Lawrence received her degree in Piano Pedagogy from Baylor University, and has been teaching private piano in the Richardson area for over 20 years. She also accompanies band, orchestra, and choir students in competitions throughout the Metroplex.  She is a member of Richardson Music Teachers Association, having served two terms as President and being honored with Teacher of the Year in 2010, and worked in the music department at Scofield Christian School for a decade.