Bruce Lengacher received his Bachelor of Music Education and a Master of Arts in Secondary Education from San Francisco State University. He is in his eighteenth year as the director of choral activities at Acalanes High School in Lafayette, California and serves as the Chairperson of the Performing Arts Department, a position he has held for the past eight years. Bruce has served as the General / Classroom Music and Choral Representative for the Bay Section of the California Music Educators Association and is presently the CMEA Bay Section President Elect. In 2015, he received the Outstanding Choral Director Award from CMEA Bay Section. He holds memberships in the American Choral Directors Association and the National Association for Music Education. Bruce has worked with Ragazzi Boys Chorus, the Peninsula Girls Chorus, Chanticleer and Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choirs. He has studied with Robert Shaw, Rodney Eichenberger, and Byron Macgilvray. He is a composer/arranger, a clinician, and a founding member of the Choral Project. He lives in El Cerrito California with his wife, Leslie.