Travis Bloom is the director of music at Faith. He assists the pastor with the weekly liturgy and directs the adult choir and bell choir. He provides the music for our weekly worship services. Several times a year, Mr. Bloom presents the congregation, its friends, and the people of Syosset with a Broadway quality musical performance under the title, “Travis and Friends.” Recently the program was titled, “A Night at the Opera.” Other offerings included "With a Song in My Heart," “Broadway’s Greatest Hits” and "An American Songbook Afternoon."
Travis Bloom is a sought after accompanist and vocal coach in NYC. With a passion for the vocal arts, Mr. Bloom’s coaching platform is based on musical accuracy, performance practice techniques, dramatic integrity, diction accuracy, and vocal health in alignment with the Bel Canto School of Singing. Mr. Bloom has strong sight-reading capabilities, concise rehearsal techniques, versatile stylistic vocal capabilities, and excellent musicianship as a collaborator. He recently joined the Indiana University Ballet and Opera Theater music staff as a rehearsal pianist and coach for Rossini’s Italian Girl in Algiers, Menotti’s The Last Savage, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific, Rossini’s The Barber of Seville, and J. Strauss’ Die Fledermaus. He has also accompanied numerous voice recitals, master classes, competitions, auditions, and opera workshop productions.
Mr. Bloom holds a Bachelor of Science in Music Education and a Master of Music in Piano Performance from Bob Jones University and is an alumnus of Indiana University.