Mrs. Brenda Shuford serves as the Choral Accompanist for the Tuskegee University Golden Voices Concert Choir. She is a certified music educator, choral conductor, vocalist and accomplished pianist. Her degrees include a Master of Education in Music Education from Alabama State University, and a Bachelor of Arts in piano performance from Huntington College.
For more than 20 years, Mrs. Shuford has provided music education to students in the Montgomery Public School System. She has spent the past 14 ½ years as the choral director of the ChoraLees of Robert E. Lee High School. Her extensive work at Robert E. Lee High School brought regional visibility and acclaim for her innovative musical creation “The Saturday Night Fish Fry”, among other notable productions throughout the Montgomery area.
As an ordained elder, Mrs. Shuford has also served as the minister of music at the Mount Zion A.M.E. Zion Church in Montgomery. During her tenure, she has presented Handel’s Messiah, cantatas, and original musical productions with intricate orchestration, choreography and dramatic presentations.
Mrs. Shuford is a member of the National Association for Music Education.