She was an alto/soprano singer also known as Heather Beard Blalock , who based herself in the Atlanta area.
Appearing with several ensembles she sang on stage and in the studio with the Robert Shaw Chamber Singers and was a member of the Atlanta Singers that were established in 1976 by the conductor Kevin Culver and the soprano Cheryl Bray after having been inspired by Robert Shaw .
Albums she appeared on during the course of her career included An American Sampler by the Atlanta Singers and Songs of Angels: Christmas Hymns and Carols by the Robert Shaw Chamber Singers .
She sadly passed away in 2004, when she was only 35, suffering from Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
Robert Shaw Chamber Singers recordings
Angels We Have Heard on High (Traditional French/James Chadwick/Edward Shippen Barnes )
Telarc 80377 (CD: Songs of Angels: Christmas Hymns & Carols)
Conductor – Robert Shaw
Here’s “Fum Fum Fum” by the Robert Shaw Chamber Singers…