Leslie Dripps

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Children and Community Youth
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Leslie Moruza Dripps is the Executive and Artistic Director of City Singers Youth Choirs in Richmond, Virginia. She received her bachelor’s degree in music education from James Madison University and Orff I certification at VCU and has taught choral and vocal music at the elementary, middle and high school levels, from public school to church settings.  Leslie frequently adjudicates choral festivals and directs all-area choral ensembles throughout Virginia, and also performs as a vocalist in a variety of venues, from recording studios to classical soprano repertoire. She is a published composer and performer with commercial and film credits with her band “Moruza.” Leslie is currently serving as the R&R Chair for Children’s and Community Youth Choirs for the Virginia chapter of the American Choral Directors Association.