Cantata Choir

Jay Carter

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

James R. Jones

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

Jessica Garthe

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

Steven Soph

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

Kelsey Harrison

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

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…

Adam Hunter

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

Megan Jones

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

Patrick Muehleise

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

Sarah Yanovitch

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

Margaret Carpenter Haigh

Margaret Carpenter Haigh is a versatile artist, with repertoire…

Bryon Grohman

Tenor Bryon Grohman has received international recognition for his…

Charles Humphries

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

Elizabeth Eschen

Mezzo-soprano and voice pedagogue Elizabeth Eschen recently returned…

Christopher Gilliam

Christopher Gilliam is director of choral activities at Davidson…

Jason Steigerwalt

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

MaryRuth Lown

MaryRuth Lown, soprano, holds degrees from Winthrop University…

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…

Sarah Towner

Soprano

Ms. Sarah Towner recently graduated from Wingate University, where she received her B.A. in Music with a minor in Human Services. While at Wingate, she sang with Dr. Kenney Potter in the University Singers and Chamber Choir, and in 2016, she sang at the ACDA Southern Division Conference in Chattanooga, TN.

She was an active member of the Wingate Opera Program, having played the roles of “Beth” in Aaron Copland’s The Tenderland and “Gretel” in Engelbert Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel, as well as many scenes from other various operas. She is currently teaching elementary music at North Belmont and Costner Elementary Schools in Gaston County and is also a member of the Charlotte Symphony Chorus.

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