Cantata Choir

Virginia Herrick

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

Charles Wesley Evans

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

Margaret Carpenter Haigh

Margaret Carpenter Haigh is a versatile artist, with repertoire…

Megan Jones

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

Elizabeth Eschen

Mezzo-soprano and voice pedagogue Elizabeth Eschen recently returned…

Jessica Garthe

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

Colin Burns

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

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

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

Edmund Milly

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

Kelsey Harrison

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

Rebecca Saunders

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

Peter Leo

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

Sarah Towner

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

James R. Jones

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

Sara Terrell

Sara Terrell received her Bachelor of Music in composition from…

Bryon Grohman

Tenor Bryon Grohman has received international recognition for his…

Christopher Gilliam

Christopher Gilliam is director of choral activities at Davidson…

Adam Hunter

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

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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