Graeme Langager is beginning his third season with Vancouver's award-winning Phoenix Chamber Choir, having joined as Artistic Director in the Fall of 2012. He is also Director of Choral Activities at the University of British Columbia School of Music in Vancouver, Canada, and has served as the director of the choral programs at the University of Arkansas and at Cuesta College in California.
A native of Lethbridge, Alberta, Langager received the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Choral Conducting from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, and the Master of Music degree in Conducting from California State University, Long Beach. His undergraduate degree is in Jazz Studies from Capilano University, Vancouver.
Langager has taught at the high school, college, and university levels in the United States and Canada. He is sought after as a clinician and guest conductor, and is an active composer and arranger. Langager has served on the national board of the National Collegiate Choral Organization, and on the boards of the Arkansas and California Chapters of the American Choral Directors Association.