University of Arizona
College of Fine Arts - School of Music

Choral Studies

Hyoungil Seo

Hyoungil Seo

Mr. Hyoungil Seo majored in vocal music during his undergraduate and graduate studies at Seoul Theological Seminary. Then, he moved to the United States to continue his academic journey, earning his second master’s degree in choral conducting from George Mason...
Meg Palermo

Meg Palermo

Meg Palermo conducts Treble Glee at the University of Arizona, and is a DMA student in Choral Conducting. She has been teaching and directing choirs since 2002 at high schools in Las Vegas, New Jersey, Gilbert, and Phoenix. Most recently, she was the choir director at...
Youngeun Kim

Youngeun Kim

Youngeun Kim, a native of South Korea, begins her first year pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts in Choral Conducting at the University of Arizona, where she will study conducting with Dr. Elizabeth Schauer and Dr. Nicole Davis. As part of her roles as a graduate...
Clay Whittington

Clay Whittington

Clay Whittington is a MMus in choral conducting student at the University of Arizona, studying with Dr. Elizabeth Schauer. He serves as Director of Music Ministries for Immanuel Presbyterian Church while maintaining an active performance calendar with the Gaslight...
CJ Madsen

CJ Madsen

Christopher Jed “CJ” Madsen is a second-year doctoral student in choral conducting at the University of Arizona. He has assisted the Collegium Musicum and Faculty Staff Choir ensembles at the University of Arizona, and he is currently the director of the Green Valley...