Mägi Ensemble / University of Washington
Bio: Dr. Heather MacLaughlin Garbes is Affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of Washington, where she developed and maintains the UW Baltic Choral Library. She has presented and performed at ACDA Regional and College Music Society’s National and International conferences, the Library of Congress and the Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies International conferences. She co-authored the chapter “Baltic Languages: Latvian, Lithuanian and Estonian” in The Use of the International Phonetic Alphabet in the Choral Rehearsal (Scarecrow Press). Dr. MacLaughlin Garbes also conducts the Everett Chorale, the Finnish Choral Society of Seattle and Seattle’i Eesti Koor (Estonian).