Phone: (785) 330-4935
Degrees and Certifications:
BME and Vocal Peformance, University of Kansas 2002 MME in Choral Pedagogy, University of Kansas 2010
Ms. Hilary Morton
Hilary Morton is in her thirteenth year as Choral Music Director at Lawrence Free State High School. Under her direction at Lawrence Free State High, Hilary's choirs have performed at the KMEA convention three times, Festival Disney and the SWACDA convention in Dallas. She also organized a concert for the Lawrence bands and choirs, performing the music and conducted by Eric Whitacre. She previously taught three years at Oregon Trail Junior High School in Olathe. Hilary received her BME from the University of Kansas, with a minor in Vocal Performance. As an undergraduate, she sang under the direction of Simon Carrington. Hilary received her Master's Degree in Choral Pedagogy, also at KU in 2010. A member of NAFME and ACDA, Hilary is the Northeast District Chair for KCDA. In her spare time, Hilary enjoys playing frisbee with her dog, and singing bluegrass music.