Voice. B.M.E., Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory of Music; M.M., Cleveland Institute of Music. Voice teachers include Melvin Hakola, Eleanor Steber, Yi Kwai Sze, and George Vassos. Former Associate Professor of Voice, Oberlin College Conservatory of Music (1975-2003), including six years as department chair, two years as Director of Division of Vocal Studies, and one as Assistant to the Dean for Special Projects. Bass soloist, First Baptist Church, Cleveland Heights OH. Served as Northeast Ohio coordinator of the Leontyne Price Vocal Arts National Competition. Appointed to CIM faculty, 2003.
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Dean of the Conservatory
216.791.5000 ext. 204
Administrative Assistant to the Dean
216.791.5000 ext. 273
216.791.5000 ext. 230
International Student Advisor
216.791.5000 ext. 233
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CIM Orchestra @ Home
September 17, 2014, 8:00 pm
Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra
Carl Topilow, conductor
Wesley Skinner, cello, student artist
September 26, 2014, 8:00 pm
Ivan Zenaty, violin
The Next Generation
October 8, 2014, 11:30 am
Westwood Country Club, 22625 Detroit Rd, Rocky River
A CIM Women's Committee Musical Luncheon