DIANA LANDIS, Director of the Apprentice Choir, began her career teaching general music and chorus in Saddleback Valley Unified School District; created and taught Music and Movement Classes for Children, ages 2-10, in Orange County; and spent the last 25 years teaching general music at Our Lady Queen of Angels School in Newport Beach. She also directs the two Parish Children’s Choirs at Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church. She earned a Bachelor of Music degree with an emphasis in Music Education from the University of Southern California where she also did a fifth year of graduate study and holds her California Life Credential to teach music, grades K-12. Landis also earned certification in Levels I-III from Choral Music Experience, studied the Kodály method with Katinka Daniel, and studied Orff-Schulwerk Levels I-III under the mentorship of Jos Wuytack. She is an active member of the American Choral Director’s Association, American Orff-Schulwerk Association, and Chorister’s Guild.