Gemma Arguelles (B.M., Music Education and Choral Conducting, University of the Philippines; M.M. in M.Ed., Holy Names University) is Music Specialist and Chorus Director at Convent of the Sacred Heart Elementary School in San Francisco, CA.
She has taught in the HNU Kodály Summer Institute since 1997. She is a frequent presenter at OAKE National Conferences and CMEA State Conferences and has led workshops for many music organizations. Gemma was a conductor in the Training department of Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choirs from 1995-2009 and sang with the San Francisco Symphony Chorus from 1997-2009. She is a candidate for PhD in Music Education at the University of Oklahoma.