Behind the Scenes • Music Director
MAESTRO DAVID R. ANAVITARTE dedicates his life to giving God all the glory through the art of music. His musical journey began at age seven, the piano was his first musical instrument. David spent many evenings in Philadelphia, watching the Philadelphia Orchestra rehearse as a child. He has a passion for music and musical excellence.
David and Kathy met in Takoma Park Maryland, at Columbia Union College, on the gymnastics team, and were married in 1983 in Warminster, Pennsylvania. They love spending time together with their children and their granddaughter Katelynne. They also enjoy country drives together and looking for unique antique shops and restaurants with ambiance. Spending time out in nature and traveling are just a few of their favorite activities. They have two adult children: Donielle, their daughter, is a Registered Nurse with a Master’s Degree in nursing and is married to William Halvorsen, a Fire Fighter/Paramedic. Devin, their son, is a Bible teacher, Chaplin, and a Christian playwright as well as a published author. Devin has a Master’s Degree in divinity.
When David is coaching students, conducting the Brazos Chamber Orchestra, Healing Heart, and Bosque Chorale as well as guest conducting or leading choral workshops and music festivals, you will experience an event full of energy, passion, and excellence! David offers online and in-person piano & voice lessons. David has over 45 years of professional experience teaching choral, vocal, and piano techniques.
- Voice Lessons
- Piano Lessons
- Choral Workshops
- Music Festivals
- Worship Workshops