Staff Member: Joe Rivers
Joe Rivers is the new Director of Music for St. Therese Little Flower. Previously, Joe served as the Director of Music at St. James Episcopal Church in Westwood (2015-2018) and has sung at various parishes in the Cincinnati region, including The Cathedral Basilica of Saint Peter in Chains. Currently, Joe is the Director of Choral Activities at Mount St. Joseph University. His duties include teaching class piano, music education courses, coordinating music for Mass in the Mater Dei Chapel, recruitment, and conducting the University Singers, Chamber Singers, and MSJ ACAP. In addition, he is a doctoral student at the College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) studying choral conducting and sacred music. In the community, Joe helps local high schools prepare for upcoming performances and adjudication, serves as Music Director for Commonwealth Artists Student Theatre (CAST) in Northern Kentucky, and sings professionally as a tenor with Collegium Cincinnati, Coro Volante, and Cincinnati’s Vocal Arts Ensemble.