Master of Music in Choral Conducting



The Master of Music in Choral Conducting has achieved a national reputation for instructional excellence and unsurpassed conducting opportunities.

Program Highlights

  • Extensive podium time conducting university choral ensembles.
  • A comprehensive choral literature sequence prepares students who wish to pursue doctoral studies.
  • Hands-on experience coordinating the largest choral festival in the Southwest.
  • Major choral/orchestral works prepared and performed each spring with a regional orchestra.
  • University chamber choir is provided for all graduate lecture recitals.
  • Opportunity to study orchestral conducting, private voice, and vocal pedagogy.
  • International concert tours with the Shrine of the Ages Choir (every three years).

Choral Faculty

Dr. Edith Copley, Director of Choral Studies
Dr. Ryan Holder