Conductors – 2018 Carnegie Choral
André Thomas is the director of Choral Activities and Professor of Choral Music Education, Florida State University.
Craig Jessop, an American academic, musician and singer best known for his tenure as the music director of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir from 1999 to 2008.
Anton Armstrong, Tosdal Professor of Music at St. Olaf College, is a graduate of St. Olaf College and earned advanced degrees at the University of Illinois and Michigan State University.
Greg Gilpin is the current Director of Educational Choral Publications for Shawnee Press and a vocal music education graduate from Northwest Missouri State University.
Lynne Gackle is Professor of Ensembles and Associate Director of Choral Activities at Baylor University where she conducts the Baylor Bella Voce and the Baylor Concert Choir.
Edith A. Copley is the Director of Choral Studies at Northern Arizona University where she leads the Shrine of the Ages Choir and teaches choral literature.
Rollo Dilworth is Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities and Music Education at the North Park University School of Music in Chicago, Illinois. He also serves as director of the Music Institute of Chicago Children’s Choir.
Jeffery L. Ames serves as Director of Choral Activities at Belmont University. He is an accomplished composer, conductor, arranger, and accompanist.