Conducting & Ensembles

Some Eastman Conducting Graduates and Where They Are Now

Brady Allred Artistic Director, Salt Lake Choral Artists
James Anderson University of Delaware
Craig Arnold Music Director, Manhattan Concert Productions
Daniel J. Bara Director of Choral Activities, University of Georgia
Mark Bartel Director of Choral Activities, Friends University
Renata Berlin Founder and Conductor, Ethiopian International Youth Chorus
Reuben Blundell Hunter College
Andrew Boysen University of New Hampshire
Raphael Bundage Director of Choral Activities, Middle Tennessee State University
Miles Canaday Interim Director of Choral Activities, College of William & Mary
Reed Chamberlin University of Nevada at Reno
David Chin Interim Director of Choral Activities, Bucknell University;
Music Director, East Malaysia Bach Festival
Connor Covington Assistant Conductor, Memphis Symphony
Reed Criddle Director of Choral Activities, Utah Valley University
Eric Dudley Professor of Conducting and Music Director of the Conservatory Orchestra, San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Evan Feldman University of North Carolina
Lois Ferrari Southwestern University
Gerard Floriano Director of Choral Activities, SUNY Geneseo
Hugh Floyd Director of Choral Activities, Furman University
Thomas Folan Choral faculty, Pujiang Institute, Nanjing, China
Emily Freeman Brown Bowling Green University
Akiko Fujimoto Assistant Conductor of the Minnesota Orchestra
Katie Gardiner Director of Choirs, Skidmore College; Music Director, Saratoga Youth Symphony
Irina Georgieva Conducting Faculty, Berklee School of Music
Jonathan Girard University of British Columbia and Assistant Conductor of Ohio Light Opera
Oliver Hagen Juilliard Pre-College Conducting Faculty
Guest Conductor, Mannes Preparatory Division
Mark Helms Director of Choirs, DeSales University
Allen Hightower Director of Choral Activities, University of North Texas
Matilda Hoffman Music Director of Diabolo Symphony, Assistant conductor at the 2011 Salzburger Festspiele
Kevin Holzman Director of Wind Activities, Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music
Jerry Hou Associate Conductor, Shepherd School of Music
Cover Conductor, St. Louis Symphony
Assistant Conductor, Grand Teton Music Festival
R. Daniel Hughes Director of Choral Activities, West Virginia Wesleyan College
W. Harris Ipock Director of Choruses, Shenandoah Conservatory
David M. Jacobs University of Oregon
James A. John Julius Herford ACDA Dissertation Award,
Artistic Director, Cerddorion Vocal Ensemble of New York City;
Director of Choirs, Aaron Copland School of Music, CUNY Queens College
Deanna Joseph Director of Choral Activities, Georgia State University
Donald Kendrick Director of Choral Activities, Cal State Sacramento
Jin Kim Director, Atlantic Symphony Orchestra
Brian Kittredge Director of Choral Activities, University of Alabama Birmingham
Nils Klykken Conducting Faculty, Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam
Yorgos Kouritas Cover conductor Boise Philharmonic
Music Director of the Boise Youth Philharmonic
Jennifer Lee Assistant Conductor, Toronto Mendelssohn Chorus
Sun Min Lee Choral Faculty, Lehigh University
Andrew Lewis Conducting Faculty, University of Illinois at Chicago,
Artistic Director, Bella Voce; Music Director, Elgin Master Chorale; Founder and Artistic Director, Janus Ensemble
Boon Hua Lien Assistant Conductor Polish Radio Orchestra Katowicz
Daniella Lisboa Music Director of Orchestra Toronto
Kuan-Fen Liu Director of Choirs, Cal State Channel Islands; Music Director, Channel Islands Choral Society and Channel islands Chamber Orchestra
Yunn-Shan Ma Choral Faculty, Nazareth College
Douglas Mears Artistic Director, Fairfax Choral Society
Malcolm Merriweather Director of Choirs, CUNY Brooklyn College; Musical Director, the Dessoff Choirs of New York City
Johannes Mueller-Stosch California State at Long Beach and Music Director of the Holland Symphony, MI
Sean Newhouse Assistant Conductor, Boston Symphony
Nicole Paiement Artistic Director of Opera Parallele
Laura Petravage Music Director, Ensemble du Pain Musical
Alan Pierson Artistic Director, Alarm Will Sound
Principal Conductor, Crash Ensemble
Co-Director, Northwestern Contemporary Music Ensemble
Geoffrey Pope Általános Karmester Dirigent at Esō theatricals,
Teaching Associate at UCLA
David Recca Director of Choirs, SUNY Purchase College
Jeffery Renshaw University of Connecticut
James Ripley Carthage College
Gregory Ristow Director of Choral Activities, Oberlin College Conservatory
Brian T. Russell 2010 Julius Herford ACDA Dissertation Award for “The Psalm Motets of Georg Phillip Telemann”
Mark Davis Scatterday Professor of Conducting and Ensembles; Conductor, Eastman Wind Ensemble and Eastman Wind Orchestra
Martin Seggelke University of South Florida, St. Petersburg
Mark Simmons Director of Choral Activities, University of Tennessee-Martin
Paul Shewan Roberts Wesleyan College
Joseph Stepec U of Hawaii at Manoa
Shawna Stewart Director of Choral Activities, Biola University
Mallory Thompson Northwestern University
Allison Thorp Director of Choral Activities, Western Carolina University
Tom Trenney Artistic Director, Abendmusik and Minister of Music, First-Plymouth Church in Lincoln, Nebraska
Cynthia Johnston Turner University of Georgia
Michael Votta University of Maryland
Erica Washburn Director of Choral Activities, New England Conservatory
Lee Wright Director of Choral Activities, Hartwick College