Audrey Snyder, an exclusive Hal Leonard Corporation choral composer, arranger and editor, completed her Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Music Education from the University of Oregon and did additional post-graduate work in England. During her many successful years as a public school music teacher she began to write choral music for her own students, publishing her first choral piece in 1978. Since that time Audrey has published numerous original choral compositions and arrangements spanning the entire spectrum of choral music from Top 40 pop to the classics and from elementary through high school levels. Her creative work along with her arrangements and editions place her in the forefront of writers for the school market.
Audrey writes both original choral pieces and arrangements for Hal Leonard. In addition, she works in association with the entire choral staff in the areas of product development, editing and marketing.
Widely recognized as one of the top educational choral writers today, Audrey composes music with rare beauty, simplicity and charm. She is a highly regarded educator, clinician, editor and producer.