Meet Jordan Saul, the 2012 - 2013 Westminster Choir Blogger
Name: Jordan Saul
Hometown: Scottsdale, Arizona
Major: Choral Conducting
Voice part: Alto
Class Year: 2013
Professional plans after graduation: Continue doing graduate work in choral conducting.
Composers I admire: William Byrd, Bela Bartok, Herbert Howells, Lou Harrison, Benjamin Britten, Maurice Ravel, Johannes Brahms, W.A. Mozart, J.S. Bach and Charles Ives.
Why Westminster: It’s the best.
Life outside of class: I love to read.
What's on my iPod: Podcasts: The Moth, All Songs Considered, Composer’s Datebook, Harmonium Early Music, and TED talks Music: Benjamin Britten, Lou Harrison, Maurice Ravel, Joni Mitchell, Herbert Howells, Johannes Brahms, Anonymous 4, Liz Phair, Smashing Pumpkins, Queen, Gipsy Kings, Paul Simon, Joanna Newsome, etc.
Favorite apps: Evernote, Soundcloud, Smartr.
Favorite food: Yes, please.
Last book read: The World in Six Songs by Daniel Levitan.
If you were trapped on a desert island, who would you like to have with you? A tuning fork, the Oxford book of Tudor Anthems, dried figs and the Westminster Choir.