Recent Guest Artists

Christine Brewer leads a panel discussion in September 2012.

In addition to others, these guests artists performed, lectured, guided students, and otherwise enriched our musical life recently:

Barry Hufker St. Louis Professor of Audio Production at Webster University
Beth Denisch Baltimore, Md. Renowned composer
Carol Commerford St. Louis Director of Community Music School, Webster University
Cherry Duke Texas Internationally renowned mezzo-soprano
Christine Brewer Lebanon, Ill. Internationally renowned operatic soprano
Chris Armistead St. Louis Director of vocal activity at Washington University
David Rayl Michigan State U Professor of music and director of choral programs
Dana Hotle St. Louis Principal clarinetist with Illinois Symphony Orchestra
David Halen St. Louis Violinist with St. Louis Symphony
Diana Jacklin Vienna Dramatic soprano and professor of Webster–Vienna
Dr. Andrew Schutte St. Louis Clinical Audiologist, Washington University School of Medicine
Dr. Eric Knost St. Louis Superintendent of Rockwood Schools, Webster University Alumnus
Jane Solose Kansas City Professor of music at University of Missouri–Kansas City
Josh Burel St. Louis Adjunct professor of music at Webster University
Marc Schapman Edwardsville, Ill. Character tenor
Mark Lawson St. Louis President of MorningStar Publication
Michael Engelhardt Woodstock, Ill. Renowned composer, conductor, and vocalist
Olivier Chassian Paris, France International guitarist and professor, Conservatory of Bordeaux
Rene Marie Washington, D.C. Grammy-nominated jazz vocalist
Robert Glasper St. Louis Grammy-award-winning jazz-fusion musician
Susan Lutz St. Louis Institutional Director of St. Louis Steinway Gallery
Tim Ocel St. Louis Opera Theatre of Saint Louis opera director
Vanity Gee St. Louis Dir. of Community Programing & Grand Center Operations, Craft Alliance
Warren Wolf Baltimore, Md. Multi-instrumentalist and nationally recognized vibraphonist