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Definition of "choirmaster" []

  • The director of a group of church singers. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "choirmaster" in a sentence
  • "Their choirmaster is Karen Burke, a graduate of McMaster University and the Royal Conservatory of Music and Director of Music at Banfield Memorial Church."
  • "The choirmaster was a gnarled, ogrous beast and yes, I am choosing my words carefully, whose name I have thankfully forgotten."
  • "We'll be joined by another faculty member today, David Hughes, organist and choirmaster from just up the road at St. Mary in Norwalk, CT."