Andrew Burger

Andrew Burger

Conducting Fellow

Andrew Burger is a conductor and performer from Niskayuna, New York. He recently completed his master’s degree in choral conducting from Bard College and is currently the director of music ministries at the Niskayuna Reformed Church.

During his...

Thomas Burton

Thomas Burton

Conducting Fellow

Raised in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Thomas Burton grew up with choral music as his bread and butter. A recent graduate of McGill University's orchestral training program, Thomas has performed as a trombonist with such groups as the McGill Symphony...

Casey Cook

Casey Cook

Conducting Fellow

Casey Cook is a dynamic choral musician and educator, moving fluently between the fields of conducting, composition, and vocal performance. He is increasingly sought after as an adjudicator, clinician, and guest conductor.

Cook holds a...

Wendy Bamonte

Conducting Scholar

Wendy Bamonte enjoys a varied career in music, both as a conductor and instrumentalist. She holds a master’s degree in music education (conducting) from Portland State University and a Master of Music degree (flute performance) from Boston University....

Stephanie Benton

Stephanie Benton

Conducting Scholar

Stephanie Benton hails from Colorado, where she grew up taking piano and dance lessons, composing music, and singing in the Colorado Children's Chorale. Stephanie attended the University of Denver, receiving music degrees in piano performance (B.M.) and...