Robert G. Farrell
R.G. Farrell is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University. Originally a composition major, he graduated in 1968 with degrees in both Piano Performance and Music Education. For 30 years he was employed by the East Allegheny School District. In this Pittsburgh (PA) suburb, Robert taught music to children from age 5 to 18. However, the majority of his time was devoted to that of Choral Director for the Senior High School.
In addition, Robert has served at the following churches: St. Kieran R.C. Church in Pittsburgh (as Organist and Choir Director), St. Robert Bellarmine R. C. Church in East McKeesport, Pa (as Organist and Choir Director), St Patrick R.C. Church in East Brady, Pa (as Organist), and currently at St. John's Lutheran Church in Kittanning, Pa. (as Senior Choir Director and Composer-In-Residence). Robert is also Founder and Director of the Armstrong Community Choir.
After 30 years in the public school system, Robert is now retired and has dedicated himself to composing and publication.