Greg Clancy has been named Musical Director of The Vocal Majority Chorus.
“For many years, serving as Tenor Section Leader, Lead Section Leader, Assistant Director, Associate Director, Creative Director and now Musical Director, Greg has demonstrated his ability to inspire and lead the chorus. We are so excited for Greg, and look forward to many successful years under his direction. We invite all to come see Greg, and the incomparable Jim Clancy, direct the chorus in our Christmas Shows, just a couple of weeks away." said Brian Armstrong, VM Board of Directors President.
Greg joined The Vocal Majority at the age of twelve, and literally “grew up” studying under the direction of his father, Jim. Greg’s accomplishments in the a cappella world are numerous. Greg holds the Barbershop Harmony Society’s record for number of gold medals won, with a total of twelve.
He sang tenor with Class of the 80’s, Gatsby and Dealer’s Choice and currently sings in Max Q, the 2007 BHS International Quartet Champion. Greg has coached several award-winning barbershop choruses, including Ambassadors of Harmony, Masters of Harmony, Toronto Northern Lights and Chicago’s Northbrook Chorus.
Greg’s vocation also revolves around music. He has been a first-call studio vocalist in North Texas’ thriving jingle industry for over 25 years. He recently was promoted to GM/VP Creative at TM Studios, the world’s preeminent radio music production house. At TM, a division of WestwoodOne, Greg composes imaging music for stations around the country, including KABC in Los Angeles, WMAL in Washington, D.C. and WLS in Chicago. Locally, Greg’s music is heard branding stations KVIL, KRLD, KLUV and others. He has also composed many local retail jingle campaigns for area businesses. Greg also sings in and produces most of the vocal sessions taking place at TM.