William Brakemeyer, artistic director, has led the Raincross Master Chorale
since September, 2014. He began his piano studies at age five and organ
studies at 15. He holds a B.A. from Cal State Northridge and an M.A. from Cal
State San Bernardino. Bill retired after 36 years in public education and has
been organist at First United Methodist Church, Redlands for more than 23
years. He sings with the Inland Master Chorale, is a past dean of the
American Guild of Organists, Inland Empire Chapter, and a board member of
the National Association of Church Musicians. He is an accomplished conductor, organist, composer and arranger and singer.