Eric Dundore is in his 33rd year of teaching, twenty-two as the Director of Vocal/Choral Music at Mechanicsburg Area High School, where he conducts the Concert Chorale, Mixed Chorus, Wildcat Singers and the Spring Musical production. Eric has also been the Director of Music at St. Paul’s U.C.C. in Mechanicsburg for the last 31 years. He currently has the great honor of directing the Men’s Chorus at Bethany Village in Mechanicsburg.
Mr. Dundore holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Lebanon Valley College, where he studied with Pierce Getz and Ronald Burrichter. He has done additional graduate work at Westminster Choir College, the Peabody Conservatory and Hartt College of Music, studying with Joseph Flummerfelt, Paul Hill and Gregg Smith.
Eric served as Artistic Director of the Chamber Singers of Harrisburg for seven years and the Lebanon County Choral Society for five years before that. He is a frequent musical director/stage performer with Theater Harrisburg. He served three years on the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Opera/Choral Panel, the PA Board of the American Choral Directors Association, and is a past President of the Cumberland County Music Educators Association. He is currently the immediate past President of PMEA District 7. Eric resides in Mechanicsburg with his wife, Jonneke, and three sons, Mark, Gregory and Jeffrey.