Amanda Salcedo

Director, Apprentice Chorus

Amanda Salcedo received her Bachelor of Arts in Music Education and California teaching credential from Concordia University Irvine in Spring 2019. While studying at Concordia, Amanda served the music department in many leadership capacities and performed in numerous collegiate groups that toured around the United States and abroad.

As a music educator, Amanda’s mission is to serve others, teach passionately, and improve the music in our school systems and communities. She is committed to creating a safe environment for students to enthusiastically engage with choral music and hopes to encourage people of all ages in their music-making.

Amanda is currently the full-time music teacher at Orange County Classical Academy where she teaches TK-6th grade. As a soprano soloist, she has served for three years as section leader at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Newport Beach and enjoys leading worship for other churches in the Orange County area.

Amanda joined Southern California Children’s Chorus in 2019 assisting Diana Charles with the Advanced Chorus and assisting Susan Gerling with Apprentice Chorus in 2020. Amanda is incredibly honored to be working with SCCC and looks forward to another fantastic year of music-making with our second and third graders!

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