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EDUCATION
Doctor of Musical Arts in Conducting
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Document: 17th Century Harmonic Rhetoric in
The Music of Johann Michael Bach
Lecture Recital: The Arnstadt Bachs 2010

Master of Music, Choral Conducting
Studies in Vocal Performance
Ball State University
Recital/Thesis: Music for Nobility: Choral Works for Blue Blood 2007

Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance
Ball State University 2002

Studies in Music Education
Susquehanna University 1991-1995

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Assistant Professor of Music/Director of Choral and Vocal Activities
Seton Hill University from 2014
Courses taught: University Choir, Una Voce, Class Voice I and II, Choral Conducting, Handbell Choir, Private Voice
Assistant Professor of Music/Director of Choral Activities
Seton Hill University from 2013
Courses taught: University Choir, Una Voce, Class Voice I and II, Choral Conducting, Handbell Choir, Private Voice

Assistant Professor of Music/Director of Choral Activities
Millersville University of Pennsylvania 2010-2013
Courses taught: University Choir, Keystone Singers, Cantilena (Women), Marauder Men’s Glee Club, Class Voice, Conducting, Private Voice

Adjunct Faculty
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey 2007-2010
Courses taught: Rutgers University Choir
Advisor: Rutgers ACDA Chapter

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey 2007-2010

Courses: Rutgers Kirkpatrick Choir, Rutgers University Glee Club

Instructor of Record
Ball State University 2006
Courses taught: Introduction to Conducting

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Ball State University 2003-2007
Courses: Ball State University: BSU Chamber Choir
Muncie Center for The Arts: composition, group voice, private voice, choir
Graduate Advisor: BSU ACDA Chapter

MASTER CLASSES TAUGHT

Vocal Master Class – Millersville University, Millersville, PA 2012
Vocal Master Class – St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA 2011
Conducting Master Class – Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey 2010
Vocal Master Class – St. Joseph’s College, Rensaeler, IN 2009
Vocal Master Class – St. Joseph’s College, Rensaeler, IN 2005
Vocal Master Class – Mercer County Performing Arts High School, Windsor, NJ 2004

PRIMARY TEACHERS

Conducting:
• Patrick Gardner, Rutgers, The State University of New jersey
• Jeffrey Pappas, Ball State University
• Jeffrey Carter, Ball State University
• Robert Kvam, Ball State University
• Douglas Amman, Ball State University
• Cyril Stretansky, Susquehanna University
Voice:
• Mei Zhong, Ball State University
• Jeffrey Ballard, Ball State University, Susquehanna University
• John Mount, University of Hawaii
• Vicki Gorman, Hawaii
Composition:
• Jody Nagel, Ball State University
• Joseph Harchanko, Ball State University

MASTER CLASSES AND OTHER EDUCATION

Conducting Master Classes:
• Elmer Thomas
• James Gallagher
• Simon Carrington
• Donald Neuen
Vocal Master Classes:
• Fiora Contino
• Jaques Trussell
• Denyce Graves
• Marilyn Horne
• Richard Pearlman
• Timothy Noble
• Crystal Cathedral Choral Conducting Institute – Donald Neuen 2003

CONDUCTING EXPERIENCE

Guest Conductor, Huntingdon County Choral Festival, Mount Union, PA 2016
Guest Conductor, District IV Choral Festival, Mount Union, PA 2015
Guest Conductor, Blair County Choral Festival, Bellwood, PA 2015
Guest Conductor, Wisconsin Choral Directors Association Middle Level All State, Appleton, WI 2015
Guest Conductor, Westmoreland County Chorus Festival, Greensburg, PA, 2014
Guest Conductor, Mucho Macho Choral Festival, Washington, PA 2014
Offstage Conductor, Concentus Choir with Westmoreland Symphony, Greensburg, PA 2014
Guest Conductor, District I Honors Choir (Men and Mixed), Greensburg, PA 2013
Guest Conductor, Berks County Chorus, Berks County, PA 2013
Guest Conductor, Cumberland County Chorus, Cumberland County, PA 2012
Musical Direction/Pit Conductor, Millersville University Production of
Pirates of Penzance 2012
Guest Conductor, Millersville University Orchestra 2012
Guest Conductor, Central Dauphin Choral Festival, Harrisburg, PA 2012
Conductor, Chancel Choir, Christ Church United Church of Christ, Elizabethtown, PA 2011-present
Guest Conductor, New Jersey Region II Chorus, Central New Jersey Music Educators Association 2011, 2014
Conductor, Millersville University Choir, Millersville, PA 2010 – 2013
Conductor, Millersville University Keystone Singers, Millersville, PA 2010 – 2013
Conductor, Millersville University Cantilena: The Women’s Choir, Millersville, PA 2010 – 2013
Conductor and Founder, Millersville University Marauder Men’s Glee Club, Millersville, PA 2010 – 2013
Conductor, Emanuel Lutheran Church Sanctuary Choir, New Brunswick, NJ 2009-2010
Conductor, Rutgers University Choir 2007-2010
Assistant Conductor, Rutgers University Glee Club 2007-2010
Assistant Conductor, Rutgers University Kirkpatrick Choir 2007-2010
Assistant Conductor, Riverside Choral Society, NYC 2007-2010
Guest Conductor, Delaware County Annual Thanksgiving Service 2006
Associate Conductor, Ball State University Chamber Choir 2006-2007
Assistant Conductor, Ball State University Chamber Choir 2005-2006
Associate Artistic Director, Masterworks Chorale of East Central Indiana 2005-2007
Assistant Artistic Director, Masterworks Chorale of East Central Indiana 2002-2005
Assistant Conductor, Ball State University Summer Chorus 2005
Director of Music, New Horizons United Methodist Church, Anderson, IN 2005-2007
Guest Conductor, Muncie Community Good Friday Service 2005-2007
Standing Guest Conductor, Robert’s Park United Methodist Church, Ind., IN 2005
Assistant Choirmaster, Grace Episcopal Church, Muncie, IN 2004
Chorus Master, Suor Angelica – Ball State University Opera 2003
Guest Conductor, Southside High School, Muncie, IN 2003
Guest Conductor, Ball State University Women’s Choir 2002
Conductor and Leading Petty Officer, Blue Jacket’s Memorial Choir, Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, IL 1996-1997
Conductor and Recruit Chief Petty Officer, Blue Jacket’s Recruit Choir, Recruit Training Center, Great Lakes, IL 1995
Director of Music, Memorial United Methodist Church, Zion, IL 1996-1997
Senior Choir Director, Sharon Lutheran Church, Selinsgrove, PA 1993-1995

CHORUS PREPARATION

The Planets/Holst – for Daniel Meyers
Concentus Choir of Greensburg, PA
Elijah//F. Mendelssohn – for Greg Funfgeld
Millersville University Keystone Singers 2013
Symphony No. 9 in D minor/L. van Beethoven – for Stephen Gunzenhauser
Millersville University Marauder Men’s Glee Club 2012
Carmina Burana/C. Orff – for Stephen Gunzenhauser
Millersville University Keystone Singers 2011
Requiem/G. Verdi – for Francesco La Vecchia
Millersville University Keystone Singers 2010
Carmina Burana/Carl Orff – for Patrick Gardner
Rutgers University Kirkpatrick Choir 2010
Requiem/G. Verdi – for Patrick Gardner
Rutgers University Kirkpatrick Choir 2009
Five Mystical Songs/R. Vaughan Williams – for Patrick Gardner Rutgers University Kirkpatrick Choir 2008
Heligmesse/J. Haydn – for Patrick Gardner
Riverside Choral Society/NYC 2008
Requiem/M. Duruflé – for Patrick Gardner
Rutgers University Kirkpatrick Choir 2008
Requiem/G. Verdi – for Bohuslav Rattay
BSU Chamber Choir, Masterworks Chorale 2007
Symphony of Psalms/I. Stravinsky – for Robert Kvam
Masterworks Chorale, East Central Indiana 2006
Elijah/Mendelssohn for Donald Neuen
BSU Chamber Choir, Masterworks Chorale, East Central Indiana 2005
Krönungsmesse K. 317/W. A. Mozart – for Kirk Trevor
BSU Chamber Choir 2004
Mass/L. Vierne – for John Poole
BSU Chamber Choir 2004
Requiem/ W. A. Mozart – for Robert Kvam
Masterworks Chorale, East Central Indiana 2004
Ein Deutsches Requiem/Brahms for Donald Neuen
BSU Chamber Choir, Masterworks Chorale 2003

HONORS, AWARDS, AND SPECIAL RECOGNITION

Nominated as President Elect Designate for the Pennsylvania Chapter of ACDA 2012
Excellence in Teaching Award – Millersville Chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success – Student nominated – One of 3 campus wide
2011
Rutgers University Glee Club – Assistant Conductor
Juried Performance – Eastern Division ACDA Conference
2010
Rutgers University Glee Club – Assistant Conductor
Invited Performance – IMC National Session
2010
Semi-Finalist – ACDA National Graduate Student Conducting Competition
• One of 8 chosen nationally 2009
Mortensen Choral Conducting Fellowship – Rutgers University
2007-2010
BSU Chamber choir – Associate Conductor
Juried performance – North Central Division MENC Convention
2007
BSU Chamber Choir – Assistant Conductor Indiana Music Educator’s Association Juried Convention Appearance
2006
Certificate of Achievement – BSU Graduate School
• Service as Editor for ICDA Notations, award winning publication of the
Indiana Choral Directors Association
2006-2007
Graduate Assistantship – Ball State University
2003
Golden Key International Honour Society
2002
Psi Iota Xi Scholarship, BSU
2002
Phillip J. Ewart Opera Performance Scholarship (Inaugural recipient)
2001
Full Scholarship – Hawaii Opera Theatre Mae Z. Orvis Opera Studio
1999
Winner, Hawaii Public Radio/Lotte Lehmann Foundation 3rd Annual Art Song Contest
1999
Finalist, Hawaii Chapter, National Association of Teachers of Singing State Contest
1999
Letter of Commendation: Commander, Naval Training Center Great Lakes
• For outstanding work as Conductor and Leading Petty Officer of the Blue Jackets Memorial Choir 1997

PROFESSIONAL GROWTH

ACDA Eastern Division Convention – Boston, MA
(Presenter and Planning) – 2016
ACDA National Conference – Salt Lake City, UT
(Presenter) – 2015
ACDA PA Fall Conference – Selinsgrove, PA
(Presenter and Planning) – 2016
ACDA PA Summer Conference – State College, PA
(Presenter and Planning) – 2015
ACDA PA Fall Conference, Greensburg, PA
(Planning and Host) – 2014
ACDA Eastern Division Convention – Baltimore, MD – 2014
ACDA PA Summer Conference – State College, PA
(Presenter and Planning) – 2014
ACDA PA Summer Conference – State College, PA
(Presenter and Planning) – 2013
ACDA PA Summer Conference – State College, PA
(Presenter and Planning) – 2012
ACDA Eastern Division Convention – Providence, RI
(Presenter and Planning)  – 2012
ACDA PA Fall Conference, York PA – 2011
New Jersey ACDA Summer Conference, Princeton, NJ
(Presenter) – 2011
New Jersey ACDA Summer Conference, Summit, NJ
(Planning Committee) – 2009
ACDA National Convention – Oklahoma City, OK 2009
New Jersey ACDA Summer Conference, Summit NJ
(Planning Committee) – 2008
Indiana Choral Directors Association Summer Conference, Indianapolis, IN – 2008
Intercollegiate Men’s Choruses, Inc. National Session – Fall Church, VA – 2008
ACDA Eastern Division Convention – Hartford, CT 2008
Indiana Choral Directors Association Summer Conference – Indianapolis, IN – 2007
ACDA National Convention – Miami, FL – 2007
North Central Division Convention, MENC – Lincoln, NE – 2007
Indiana Choral Directors Association Summer Conference – Indianapolis, IN – 2006
ACDA Eastern Division Convention – Chicago, IL – 2006
Indiana Music Educators Association Convention, Indianapolis, IN – 2006
Indiana Choral Directors Association Summer Conference – Indianapolis, IN – 2005
ACDA National Convention – Los Angeles, CA – 2005
Eastern Division ACDA Convention – Indianapolis, IN – 2004
College Music Society Great Lakes Region Conference – 2004
ACDA National Convention – New York City, NY – 2003

CONFERENCE AND OTHER PRESENTATIONS/APPEARANCES

ACDA Rep Presentation 2013
ACDA-PA Rep Presentation 2013
Effective Recruiting and Retention for Choral Ensembles 2012
ACDA National Symposium on American Choral Music. Washington, DC
Tenor with the Princeton Singers, professional chamber choir 2012
Lancaster Quest for Learning Program
Series of Six Lectures on Passion Music 2012
ACDA PA Summer Conference
Effective Recruiting and Retention for Choral Ensembles 2012
Eastern Division ACDA Convention
The Four Stages of Verbalization in the Choral Rehearsal – Juried presentation 2012
New Jersey ACDA Summer Conference
Saving Vocal Gold: Vocal Health for the Mature Singer – compensated presenter 2011
NJMEA/TI:ME Conference
Men’s Choral Literature Reading Session
A Teacher, A Singer, A Choral Conductor, and a Speech Pathologist Walk into a Bar:
The Benefits Of Visiting A Speech Pathologist 2010
Rutgers ACDA Student Chapter Lecture Series:
The Four Stages of Verbalization – Defined and Discussed: Usefulness in the Choral
Rehearsal 2009
New Jersey ACDA Summer Conference, Summit, NJ
Demystifying the Commissioning Process
with Z. Randall Stroope and Peter de Mets 2009
ACDA National Convention – Oklahoma City, OK
ACDA National Graduate Conducting Competition Semi-finalist 2009
New Jersey ACDA Summer Conference, Summit NJ
Men’s Choral Literature Reading Session
Logo Design 101: Creating A Visual Identity for Your Program
A Teacher, A Singer, A Choral Conductor, and a Speech Pathologist Walk into a Bar:
Vocal Heath and You 2008
ACDA Eastern Division Convention – Chicago, IL
Singing Using Chant? You’ve Got to be Kidding!
Assisting Jeffrey Pappas, Director of Choral Activities, Ball State University 2006
Indiana Music Educators Association Convention, Indianapolis, IN
Commissioning a New Work
Panel with Jeffrey Pappas, Director of Choral Activities, Ball State University 2006
College Music Society Great Lakes Region Conference
Performance – Nocturnes/ A. Cooke, with Scott Russell, Horn and Ji-Young
Yong, piano 2004

PUBLICATIONS

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Conducting Music – Alpha Books (Penguin) – (June, 2012)
Technical Editor and Elaborator
“Dessoff Choirs,” The Grove Dictionary of American Music, OUP – in process (Online version published)
“The Bethlehem Bach Festival,” The Grove Dictionary of American Music, OUP – in process (Online version published)
ICDA Notations – Award winning, quarterly publication of the Indiana Choral Directors Association
• Living Legacy: An Interview with Vance George (Vol. 28, No. 3 – Summer, 2007)
• An Interview with Joseph Miller (Vol. 27. No. 4, Summer 2006)
• An Interview with Peter Bagley: Artistry and Imagination (Vol. 27, No. 2 – Winter, 2006)
• Simon Carrington: King of Choral Music (Vol. 26, No. 2 – Winter, 2005)
• Josephine Lee: Unending Passion (Vol. 26, No. 1 – Fall, 2004)
• All I Really Needed to Know, I Learned My First Year Teaching (Vol. 24, No. 2 – Winter, 2002)
• Janeal Krehbiel: Sanguine about Music (Vol. 23, No. 4 – Summer, 2002)
The Troubadour – Publication of the Eastern Division of ACDA
• An Interview with Peter Bagley: Artistry and Imagination (reprint)
Rhode Island Music Educators Review – Journal of the Rhode Island Music Educators Association
• An Interview with Peter Bagley: Artistry and Imagination (reprint)

CONSULTING WORK/INTERVIEWS

Consultant/Guest Clinician – Warren Hills Regional High School – Washington, New Jersey
• Lauren Voight, Director of Choirs
Conducting Master Class – Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ACDA Chapter
• Patrick Gardner, Director of Choral Activities
Master Class – Somerville High School – Somerville, New Jersey
• Karen Gorzynski, Director of Choirs
Tenor Section Consult – Ridge High School – Basking Ridge, New Jersey
• Barbara Retzko, Director of Choirs
Interview: WWFM’s syndicated program “Sounds Choral” hosted by Dr. Marjorie Herman
• September 13th, 2009: Singers Return
The Tipbook Company: Tipbook Vocals, 3rd ed. – Distributed by Hal Leonard
Leyerle Publications: Anthology of Chinese Songs, Vol. 1, Mei Zhong, editor

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

National ACDA Conference App Committee Chair – 2016 – present
Eastern Division ACDA Conference Planning Committee 2016 – present
Eastern Division ACDA Conference Planning Committee 2014 – 2016
Eastern Division ACDA Men’s Choir Repertoire and Standards Chair 2014 – present
Deputy Province Governor, Province 39 – Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia – 2014 – present
Founder and Advisor, Seton Hill University ACDA Chapter 2013 – present
ACDA PA College and University Repertoire and Standards Chair 2013 – present
Millersville University Summer Music Camp Steering Committee 2012
ACDA PA Conference Steering Committee 2012
Lehigh University/ACDA Composers Forum 2012
Chair, Millersville University Department of Music Curriculum Committee 2012-2013
Chair, Millersville University Department of Music Voice Search Committee 2011-2012
ACDA PA Central East Region Chair 2011 – 2013
Millersville University Department of Music Web Master 2010 – 2013
Alternate Faculty Senator, Millersville University 2010 – present
Eastern Division ACDA Youth and Student Activities Repertoire and Standards Chair 2010-2012
Millersville University 8 to the Bar – Advisor 2011 – 2013
Millersville University ACDA Chapter – Advisor 2010 – 2013
Millersville University Marauder Men’s Glee Club – Conductor/Advisor 2010 – 2013
New Jersey ACDA – High School Choral Festival Committee 2009-2010
Rutgers ACDA – Faculty Advisor
• Organize a yearly Lecture series including conducting master classes and observation at an open rehearsal of a Metropolitan Opera Chorus Rehearsal 2007-2010
New Jersey ACDA – Youth and Student Activities Repertoire and Standards Chair
New Jersey ACDA – Advocacy Chair 2008 – 2009
ACDA National Student Conducting Competition – Semifinal Selection Committee 2007
Ball State University Grade Appeal Committee 2006-2007
Indiana Choral Directors Association Board Member 2004-2007
Editor, ICDA Notations 2005-2007
Graduate Advisor, BSU ACDA Chapter
• National Collegiate Chapter of the Year, 2005 2004-2007
Assistant Editor, ICDA Notations 2002-2005

ADJUDICATION WORK

Virginia Music Educators Association/VCDA District 12 Choral Assessment 2017
ACDA PA Undergraduate Conducting Competition Adjudicator 2014
Fox Chapel High School Choral Festival 2014
Music Showcase Festival, Central Dauphin High School 2012
Music in the Parks – Rostered Adjudicator 2012
Roxbury Invitational Choral Festival, Roxbury NJ 2012
Musical Carousel, CAWS, Inc. 2008, 2009
Indiana All State Auditions 2005-2007
Kansas City Metro District Choral Competition 2004, 2005

COMMISSIONED/COMPOSED WORKS PREMIERED

The Christ Church Series – 6 Introits and Benedictions – Chancel Choir, CCUCC 2012
O, Millersville We Sing Thy Praises – Millersville University Marauder Men’s Glee Club 2012
Sing! – with Peter de Mets – Central Bucks Easy Alumni Chorus 2012
Flying – by Rachel Devore Fogarty – Millersville University Cantilena 2011
The Road Back – by Daniel Temkin with visual art collaborator, Allan Arp, sculptor
– Rutgers University Choir 2010
Hymn to the Dawn by Eric Johnson – text from the Rig Veda
– Rutgers University Choir 2010
Gloria from A Mass for Rutgers by Thomas Juneau
– Rutgers University Choir 2009
Sanctus from A Mass for Rutgers by Peter de Mets
– Rutgers University Choir 2009
Agnus Dei from A Mass for Rutgers by Brian Katona
– Rutgers University Choir 2009
The Pang of Separation by Craig Woodward
– Rutgers University Choir 2008

COMPOSITIONS PREMIERED

Poetry’s Chorus – New Jersey Young Men’s Choral Festival 2017
Prepare! – Chancel Choir, Shadyside Presbyterian Church 2013
O, Millersville We Sing Thy Praises – Millersville University Marauder Men’s Glee Club 2013
Rejoice! – CCUCC, Elizabethtown, PA 2012
The Marauders: The MU Fight Song – Millersville University Marauder Men’s Glee Club 2012
The Marauders: The MU Fight Song – Millersville University Marauder Marching Band 2012
The Christ Church Series – 6 Introits and Benedictions – Chancel Choir, CCUCC 2012
Xicochi, Xicochi – Gaspar Fernandez, arr. for the MU University Choir and the Children’s Choir of Lancaster 2011
A Millersville History Lesson – Millersville University Marauder Men’s Glee Club 2011
Silence – NJ Region II Mixed Chorus 2011
Chorus Angelorum – University of Iowa Women’s Choir 2010
The Shepherd to the Lamb (SSAA version) – Rutgers Voorhees Choir 2009
Prelude in E minor by F. Chopin, arr. for The Rutgers University Choir and the Rutgers University Children’s Choir 2009
Kyrie from A Mass For Rutgers – Rutgers University Choir 2009
The Shepherd to the Lamb – Masterworks Chorale of East Central Indiana 2007
I am the Vine – New Horizons Methodist Church Chancel Choir 2007
Arise – New Horizons Methodist Church Chancel Choir 2007
Fear Not! – Masterworks Chorale of East Central Indiana 2006
Salvation! – Masterworks Chorale of East Central Indiana 2005
Xicochi, Xicochi – Gaspar Fernandez, arr. for the Ball State University Chamber Choir 2005
Eso Rigor – Gaspar Fernandez, arr. for the Ball State University Chamber Choir 2005
The Word and the Birth – Masterworks Chorale of Central Indiana 2004
O Solis Ortus Cardine – The Compline Choir of the Lutheran Church of Honolulu 2000
Jesus Loves Me – Hymn arr. for The Blue Jackets Memorial Choir, NTC Great Lakes 1996

SELECTED SIGNIFICANT PERFORMANCE – TENOR SOLOIST

Concert:
• Messiah/G. Handel –Hudson Valley Philharmonic, Poughkeepsie, NY
• Gottes Zeit ist der alle beste Zeit/J. S. Bach – Lycoming Baroque Choir and Orchestra, Williamsport, PA
• Oedipus Rex/I. Stravinsky – Rutgers University Glee Club, New Brunswick, PA
• Magnificat/J.S. Bach – Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra, Greensburg, PA
• An Elm We Lost/D. Gompper – Riverside Choral Society, New York, NY – New York City Premiere
• Stabat Mater/G. Pergolesi – New Jersey Gay Men’s Chorus and Orchestra
• Messiah/G. Handel – Danbury Concert Chorus and Orchestra, Danbury, CT
• Elijah/F. Mendelssohn – Bach Choir of Bethlehem, Bethlehem, PA and Strathmore Hall, MD
• Messiah/G. Handel – Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
• Requiem/W. A. Mozart – Fairfield Chorale, Fairfield, CT
• Krönungsmesse K. 317/W. A. Mozart – New Jersey ACDA Conference Choir, Princeton, NJ
• Krönungsmesse K. 317/W. A. Mozart – Highland Park Community Chorus and Orchestra – Highland Park, NJ
• Lord Nelson Mass/F. Joseph Handle – Lehigh University Choral Union, Bethlehem, PA
• Foundling Hospital Anthen/G. F. Handel – Highland Park Community Chorus and Orchestra – Highland Park, NJ
• St. Matthew Passion/J. S. Bach – Lutheran Church of Honolulu
• Mass in C/L. van Beethoven – Summit Chorale, NJ
• A New Creation/R. Clausen – Chamber Arts Guild of Bucks County, PA
• Seven Last Words of Christ/T. Dubois – Roberts Park United Methodist Church, IN
• Seven last Words of Christ/T. Dubois – Forest Grove Presbyterian Church, PA
• Messiah/G. Handel – Warsaw Symphony Orchestra, IN
• Nicolaimesse/J. Haydn – Highland Park Community Chorus, NJ
• Theresienmesse./J. Haydn – Voices Chorale, NJ
• Elijah/F. Mendelssohn – Highland Park Community Chorus and Orchestra, NJ
• Krönungsmesse K. 317/W. A. Mozart – Ball State Chamber Choir
• Magnificat/Pergolesi – Masterworks Chorale, IN
• Hodie/R. Vaughan Williams – Muncie Symphony Orchestra
Recital:
• BrahmsAbend – An Evening of Brahms Lieder and Partsong featuring the Liebeslider Waltzer – Seton Hill University
• Masters of British Song – with George Cullinan, piano – invited performance at Susquehanna University
• A Poet’s Love – with Qi Chang, Piano – invited performance at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
• Masters of British Song – with George Cullinan, piano – performance at Millersville University
• Canticle V/B. Britten – with Kate Petak, harp
• Nocturnes/A. Cooke – with Amy Krueger, horn
• Nocturnes/A. Cooke – with Scott Russell, horn
• Galgenlieder/J. Koetsier – with James Borowski, bass trombone
• Doctoral Collaborative Piano Recital – with Sophia Tetel, piano
• MM Collaborative Piano Recital – with Jessica Brown, piano
Opera:
• Kaspar – Amahl and the Night Visitors/Menotti – BSU Opera
• Don Basilio – Le Nozze di Figaro/Mozart – BSU Opera
• Benny – 53rd Street/J. Nagel – created the role – BSU Opera
• Gherardo Donati – Gianni Schicchi/Puccini – BSU Opera
• Gabriel von Eisenstein – Die Fledermaus/Strauss II – BSU Opera
• Guest artist – University of Hawaii Opera Workshop
• Tenor, Professional Chamber Chorus – Live broadcast of Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzer –
WQXR, New York City
• Tenor, The Princeton Singers, Professional Chamber Choir – Steven Sametz, director
• Tenor, Kinnara Ensemble
• Tenor, The Pittsburgh Camerata

MEMBERSHIPS

American Choral Directors Association
National Association of Teachers of Singing
College Music Society
National Collegiate Choral Organization
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia – Professional Music Fraternity
Golden Key International Honour Society

SELECTED WORKS CONDUCTED

The Road Back/ D. Temkin (current student, Jennifer Higdon) – Commission and Premiere
A New Creation/ René Clausen
La Rosa y el Colibrí/ Jack Delano
Gospel Mass/ R. Ray
Requiem/ M. Duruflé
Gloria/ F. Poulenc
Five Mystical Songs/ R. Vaughan Williams
The Seven Last Words/ T. Dubois
Mass in G/ F. Schubert
Elegischer Gesang/ L. van Beethoven
Theresianmesse/ F. Joseph Haydn
Nelseonmesse/ F. Joseph Haydn
Klieneorgelmesse/ F. Joseph Haydn
Krönungsmesse / W. A. Mozart
Missa in C/ W. A. Mozart
Requiem/ W. A. Mozart
Foundling Hospital Anthem/ G. F. Handel
Messiah/ G. F. Handel
Komm, du süße Todesstunde/ J. S. Bach
Ach, blieb bei uns/ J. Michael Bach
Es erhub sich ein Streit/ J. Christoph Bach

OTHER EXPERIENCE

Microcomputer/Network Analyst: Ball State University
• Worked in basically every aspect of the IT field, providing support for every level of university member from student to president. 2003-2007
Military Service:
United States Navy – Electronics Technician, 2nd Class

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