Cantata Choir

Kim Leeds

With her “vivid, deeply satisfying sound” and “rich, smooth mezzo…

Jason Steigerwalt

Jason Steigerwalt is an American baritone with an active career in…

Michael H. Trammell

A Charlotte native, Michael H. Trammell is a highly sought after tenor…

Jay Carter

Jay Carter has gained recognition as one of the nation’s finest…

Patrick Muehleise

Praised for his “real musicality and finely executed coloratura,”…

David Rugger

A versatile performer and scholar, baritone David Rugger specializes…

Christopher Gilliam

Christopher Gilliam is director of choral activities at Davidson…

Sarah Yanovitch

Recognized by The Boston Globe as “a name to keep an eye on”, soprano…

Laura Williams

Mezzo-soprano/alto Laura Williams is passionate about performing and…

Margaret Carpenter Haigh

Margaret Carpenter Haigh is a versatile artist, with repertoire…

Gene Stenger

A specialist in the oratorio repertoire, tenor Gene Stenger’s solo…

Charles Wesley Evans

“An elegant, mellifluous and expressive baritone” (New York Times),…

Bryon Grohman

Tenor Bryon Grohman has received international recognition for his…

Steven Soph

A “superb vocal soloist” (The Washington Post), tenor Steven Soph…

David Kurtenbach

David Kurtenbach, tenor, described as having a voice “lined with…

Elizabeth Eschen

Mezzo-soprano and voice pedagogue Elizabeth Eschen recently returned…

Robert Jones

Originally from the Charlotte area, tenor Robert Jones has a varied…

Jessica Garthe

Jessica Garthe, soprano, currently is a full-time music teacher at…

Luc Kleiner

Luc Kleiner has shaped a pluralistic musical identity in Los Angeles,…

Edmund Milly

Edmund Milly brings “perfect diction” (Los Angeles Times) and…

Laura Atkinson

American mezzo-soprano Laura C. Atkinson is an active performer in…

Emily Shusdock

A full-time singer and music teacher, Emily Shusdock directs the…

MaryRuth Lown

MaryRuth Lown, soprano, holds degrees from Winthrop University…

Michael H. Trammell

Tenor

A Charlotte native, Michael H. Trammell is a highly sought after tenor specializing in early baroque music. As an early music tenor, Michael has sung in festivals all over the world. Recently, he performed with the Bach Cantata Academy for the Thüringer Bachwochen in Weimar, Germany under the distinguished baton of renowned Bach specialist, Helmuth Rilling. Previously, Michael was also a part of the Internationale BachAkademie in Stuttgart, Germany under the direction of Hans-Christoph Rademann.

Stateside, Michael has performed with the Holy Trinity Lutheran Bach Vespers series in New York City under the direction of Donald Meineke. He was also invited to the Amherst Early Music Festival in New London, Connecticut where he appeared as both Valére and Damon in Kevin Mallon and Drew Minter’s production of Jean-Philippe Rameau’s rarely performed opera, Les Indes galantes.

In Charlotte, Michael is in high demand. In addition to his Tenor Section Leader position at Myers Park Presbyterian Church, he performs with the Charlotte Symphony Chorus, Charlotte Symphony Chamber Chorus, Carolina Catholic Chorale, and VOX – Firebird Arts Alliance.

Michael received his Bachelors of Science from Clemson University. He is married to Andrea Mumm and lives in Charlotte.

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