Cantata Choir

Emily Shusdock

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

Cecilia Moneta

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

Edmund Milly

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

Sara Terrell

Sara Terrell received her Bachelor of Music in composition from…

Virginia Herrick

Virginia Herrick, soprano, is the Director of Children’s Music at…

Robert Jones

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

Charles Humphries

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

Elizabeth Eschen

Mezzo-soprano and voice pedagogue Elizabeth Eschen recently returned…

Margaret Carpenter Haigh

Margaret Carpenter Haigh is a versatile artist, with repertoire…

Colin Burns

Colin Burns currently serves as the Director of Music for St. Alban’s…

Patrick Muehleise

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

Jessica Garthe

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

Kelsey Harrison

Mezzo-soprano Kelsey Harrison is a native Charlottean and holds…

Sarah Towner

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

Peter Leo

Forever a chorister, having sung professionally in Chicago and Los…

Charles Wesley Evans

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

Sarah Yanovitch

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

Christopher Gilliam

Christopher Gilliam is director of choral activities at Davidson…

MaryRuth Lown

MaryRuth Lown, soprano, holds degrees from Winthrop University…

Steven Soph

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

Jason Steigerwalt

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

Adam Hunter

Adam Hunter has been singing in choirs for 15 years, including…

Jay Carter

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

Rebecca Saunders

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

MaryRuth Lown

Soprano

MaryRuth Lown, soprano, holds degrees from Winthrop University (B.M.E.) and Boston University (M.M., Historical Performance). Praised by The Boston Musical Intelligencer for her "clear soprano" and "tasteful dramatic interpretation", she is in her third season as a choral scholar with Music at Marsh Chapel and is active as a soloist and choral artist in Boston and beyond.

Ms. Lown has most recently performed with the Handel and Haydn Society, the Arcadia Players, VOCES8 US Scholars Program, Amherst Early Music Festival, and the Harvard Early Music Society, and is delighted to join the musicians of Bach Akademie Charlotte this season.

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