Michael Wu

Michael Wu, President

Strathmore Children’s Chorus

North Bethesda, MD

Michael is Artistic Director for Strathmore Children’s Chorus, North Bethesda, Maryland, and he conducts their Concert Chorus and Young Men’s Chorus. A full-time teacher at Landon School, Bethesda, his choirs have been to Carnegie Hall three times, and they have worked with notable musicians, including Maestro Leonard Slatkin and Charles Bruffy. He has been a clinician, adjudicator and presenter extensively in the Mid-Atlantic region. Michael also directs music at Faith United Methodist, Rockville.

From 2006 – 2014, he led Bel Canto Chorus for the Children’s Chorus of Washington (CCW).  His CCW ensembles sang for John Rutter, toured the U.S., and have collaborated with many other choirs. He is published by Boosey & Hawkes; holds Artist-Teacher Certification from the Choral Music Experience; has completed OAKE Kodaly Music Education courses, and has earned degrees from Northwestern University and Peabody Conservatory. He is a doctoral candidate and a graduate music lecturer at George Mason University, and he is the ACDA President-Elect for the Maryland/D.C. Chapter.

Email Michael at singingwu67@gmail.com