She is a soprano and author born Cheryl Bray who has
been a member of the Atlantic Symphony Orchestra Chamber Chorus since the
days of the conductor Robert Shaw and also appeared in his offshoot
ensemble The Robert Shaw Chamber Singers. In 1976, after she had been inspired by Robert Shaw and
the Robert Shaw Chorale, she became a co-founder of the Atlanta Singers and
more than three decades later they are continuing to perform and record. Albums she has appeared in include John
Luther Adams: The Far Country, Antiphonica, Chantez Noel, Deep
River: A Program of American Music and American Sampler with the
Atlanta Singers and Songs of Angels: Christmas Hymns & Carols by
the Robert Shaw Chamber Singers. As an author she has written the book Joseph L.
Manciewicz: Critical Essays and Guide to Resources.
Chamber Singers recordings
We Have Heard on High (Traditional
Shippen Barnes )
Telarc 80377 (CD: Songs of Angels: Christmas Hymns
Conductor - Robert Shaw