Cantata Choir

Jessica Garthe

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

Patrick Muehleise

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

Cecilia Moneta

Soprano Cecilia Moneta has over 20 years of experience in choral music…

Steven Soph

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

Christopher Gilliam

Christopher Gilliam is director of choral activities at Davidson…

MaryRuth Lown

MaryRuth Lown, soprano, holds degrees from Winthrop University…

Sara Terrell

Sara Terrell received her Bachelor of Music in composition from…

James R. Jones

James R. “Jimmy” Jones has appeared as a soloist, chamber musician,…

Charles Humphries

Charles Humphries’ vocal career began in the United Kingdom as a…

Edmund Milly

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

Jay Carter

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

Elizabeth Eschen

Mezzo-soprano and voice pedagogue Elizabeth Eschen recently returned…

Robert Jones

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

Charles Wesley Evans

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

Rebecca Saunders

After earning her BA degree in Voice from Salem College, Rebecca…

Sarah Towner

Ms. Sarah Towner recently graduated from Wingate University where she…

Sarah Yanovitch

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

Megan Jones

Megan Jones, mezzo-soprano, lives in Charlotte and is part of the…

Emily Shusdock

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

Michael H. Trammell

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

Emily Shusdock

Soprano

A full-time singer and music teacher, Emily Shusdock directs the choirs at David W. Butler High School and the children’s choirs at Matthews United Methodist Church. In addition to a full teaching load, Emily is on the Board of Directors of Bach Akademie Charlotte and sings in the Charlotte Symphony Chamber Singers and The Same Stream Choir based in Phildalelphia, PA. Emily holds bachelors and masters degrees from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ. She lives in Charlotte with her husband, John, their dog, Susie, and their cat, Geoffrey.

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