Columbia College Chicago

Voice FACULTY

Phil Caldwell
Phil Caldwell


Voice
Piano
Where did you receive your undergraduate education? I have a B.M. in piano performance, Sherwood Conservatory of Music. Where did you receive your postgraduate education? I have a M.A. in Interdisciplinary Arts, Columbia College Chicago.  What is your hometown? Cedar Springs, M...

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Sandra Cross
Sandra Cross


Early Childhood
Voice
Sandra Cross received a Master of Music Degree in Vocal Performance from the Eastman School of Music. She has performed with the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Opera Theatre, DuPage Opera Theater, Chamber Opera of Chicago, Milwaukee Opera Company and Bach & Beyond. Her f...

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Luis Galvez
Luis Galvez


Voice
Voice Department Head
Preferred student age: 18 and over. Preferred student level: Any level. What do you want to impart to your students through your teaching? The most important thing to remember is that we are always servants to the music and not the other way around.  Too many times we see performers...

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Atlie Gilbert
Atlie Gilbert


Voice
Undergraduate: Chicago College of the Performing Arts at Roosevelt University.  Hometown: Solon, Ohio.  Preferred student age: All.  Preferred student level: All.  How long have you been at Sherwood? Since fall of 2012! What do you want to impart to your students through...

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Kimberly Jones
Kimberly Jones


Voice
Kim Jones earned a Bachelor of Music degree from Westerminster Choir College; and has performed with Lyric Opera of Chicago, Houston Grand Opera, Chicago Opera Theater, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Ravinia Festival, Grant Park Symphony.Preferred student and and level: Ages five and up, beginner ...

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Walter Kirchner
Walter Kirchner


Voice
Preferred Student Age: 16 to 65. Preferred Student Level: Beginners to Pros. What do you want to impart to your students through your teaching? Vocal improvement.  What do you enjoy most about teaching? The music, the people, just about everything.  What is your earliest musical ...

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