Last Call: Donald Kendrick


Director of Choral Activities, Sacramento State; Music Director, Sacramento Choral Society & Orchestra; Music Director, Sacred Heart Church, Sacramento

A great word to describe me is: Energetic.

I’m most proud of: My choirs and orchestra.

If I won the lottery, the first thing I would do is: Build a wonderful concert hall in Sacramento.

My favorite book of the past year is: The Piano Shop on the Left Bank by Thad Carhart.

I am a fanatic about: Detail.

I wish I could: Make the days longer.

I am most happy when: Everyone practices their music.

My mantra is: Inspire before you expire.

My New Year’s resolution is: To find more tenors.

If I could trade places with someone for one day, it would be: Steven Spielberg.