• New Bern High School Chorus

Phone: 252-294-6002


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Music from East Carolina University

Mr. Luke Hancock

Luke Hancock has been the Choral Director at New Bern High School in New Bern, NC since 2021. Mr. Hancock conducts the NBHS Mixed Chorus and Vocal Ensemble, and as an active member of the North Carolina Music Educators Association, Mr. Hancock serves on the NCMEA High School Choral Board and is the coordinator for the NCMEA All-Eastern Regional High School Chorus. Prior to his appointment at New Bern, Mr. Hancock conducted the Greenville Choral Society Youth Chorale for 9 years and served as the Choral Director at Beddingfield High School, where he was selected as the 2019 Teacher of the Year. He also served as the director at Greene Central High School and at South/West Edgecombe Middle Schools from 2010-2013. Mr. Hancock received his Bachelor of Music in Music Education from East Carolina University, where he studied voice with Mr. John Kramar, music education with Dr. Jeffrey Ward, and conducting with Dr. Daniel Bara. Mr. Hancock was a Magna Cum Laude graduate, a North Carolina Teaching Fellow, a Brother of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, and a member of the ECU Chamber Singers, Choral Scholars, University Chorale, Marching Pirates, and he was also a frequent performer in the ECU Opera Theatre.


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