2022 Colorado Music Educators Association Conference 2022 Colorado Music Educators Association Conference

Ark Valley Children's Chorale Concert

Broadmoor Hall B

Kristin Golding-Langston
Ark Valley Children’s Chorale, Choir Director

Kristin Golding-Langston received her Bachelors of Music Education from Colorado State University and her Masters in Music Education from Boston University.  Kristin began her teaching career at Cheraw School District from 2002-2017 where she taught elementary general music, middle school and high school band and choir.  For the past five years, she has been teaching choir/general music for the East Otero School District in both the Jr/Sr. High School and Intermediate school.  

Along with teaching at the public schools, Kristin has been involved in music at the Presbyterian Church in Rocky Ford and at Trinity Lutheran Church in La Junta.  For more than ten years she has directed Easter and Christmas Cantatas, performed special music for services, sang for weddings and funerals and helped with Sunday School children’s programs.  Kristin began the Ark-Valley Children’s Chorale in 2017 and has provided students from different school districts along with homeschool and private schools with the opportunity to sing in a choir together.  She has also been involved with music directing for the La Junta Children’s Theatre for that past four years.  Kristin also teaches private voice and piano lessons to students around the area.  

Not only does she have a passion for teaching music to children, Kristin enjoys acting in the local theatre, learning karate at the Deer Dojo of LJ, and spending time with friends and family.  Kristin is a single mother of three teenage boys, Tobby, Jonah and Braden.  The boys attend Pioneer Christian School where they enjoy having their aunt and grandparents as their teachers and then their mother for choir.

Presider - Janet Golding

Concert Host - Shannon Glenn, GMC Secretary

Teresa Himel will receive her 2021 25-Year Recognition Award during this concert.