Links and Resources

This page is meant to be a resource, linking you to several other sites of interest.  
Dr. Helvering has a personal connection to most of the people/organizations listed on this page.
ASCAP - Mr. Helvering is a member of this professional music organization

College Music Society - Dr. Helvering is a member of this professional music organization

American Choral Director's Association - Dr. Helvering is a member of this professional music organization

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church - Dr. Helvering is serving as minister of music at this ELCA Lutheran Church in Princeton, NJ.

Countryside Christian Church - Dr. Helvering was the director of the chancel choir and bell choir at this church in Mission, KS for 2 years.

Te Deum - Dr. Helvering is a founding member of this 16-voice ensemble based in Kansas City

Antioch Chamber Ensemble - This wonderful choir is from New York/New Jersey and features several Westminster friends

The William Baker Choral Foundation - Dr. Helvering is a former composer-in-residence and member of this organization

Westminster Choir College - This prestigious music school in Princeton, New Jersey is where Douglas received his masters degree and
currently serves as adjunct assistant professor.

University of Nebraska-Omaha - Dr. Helvering received his bachelor's degree here.

University of Kansas - Dr. Helvering received his DMA degree from this university.

Metropolitan Community College of Kansas City - Dr. Helvering taught music at the Penn Valley campus for a few years.

Megan Helvering's Homepage - Doug's wife, Megan, is a successful hornist.  Visit this site to learn more about her career.

Dr. Z. Randall Stroope's website - Dr. Helvering studied composition with Dr. Stroope as an undergraduate student.  Douglas also served as
Dr. Stroope's personal copyist/editor for three years.

Dan Forrest's website - University of Kansas colleague Dan Forrest is a wonderful writer specializing in sacred choral and vocal works.

David M. Gardner's website - Mr. Gardner is a friend and colleague of Dr. Helvering.  

Brian Bondari's website - Brian is a friend from the University of Kansas and writes fantastic music.

Dr. Charles Frantz - Dr. Frantz is a musician and colleague at Westminster Choir College who specializes in teaching private piano and guitar.

The Nebraska Choral Arts Society - Dr. Helvering is a former member of this group. They have performed many of his works over the years.

Sing Omaha - Dr. Helvering is a founding member of Sing Omaha ensemble Canticum and is great friends with artistic director Matt Hill.

Cappella Cantorum - This wonderful choral organization, based in Essex, CT, commissioned two works from Dr. Helvering.

Soli Deo Gloria Choir - Based in Colorado Springs, the Soli Deo Gloria choir offers great performances and has supported Dr. Helvering's work

The Helvering Vacation to Charleston - Visit this personalized page for pics from our 2006 trip!

The Helvering Vacation to Colorado - On a more personal note, see pictures from our vacation back in 2004.