Greg Wiggins

Greg Wiggins has performed in over 85 countries on 6 continents as pianist, composer, arranger, orchestrator, clinician and vocal coach. Mr. Wiggins currently serves as an instructor at the Alabama School of the Arts specializing in piano and commercial voice. He is the director for the piano ensemble Elite 88, as well as the Alabama
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Dr. Lori Guy

Hailed by Opera News as an “excellent mezzo,” Indiana native Lori Guy has created a diverse career for herself by training and singing in operas, operettas, and musical theater productions. Lori has sung a variety of roles, including Mary Poppins in Mary Poppins, Prince Orlofsky in Die Fledermaus, Mother in Ragtime, Zita in Gianni Schicchi,
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Dr. Kathryn Hedlund

Dr. Kathryn Hedlund serves as Associate Professor of Music in Voice at the University of Mobile. Dr. Hedlund is in her ninth year of college teaching, and taught voice privately before joining the UM faculty. She is a training member of Alexander Technique International, working towards teacher certification. Dr. Hedlund has given workshops and adjudicated
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Dr. Kadisha Onalbayeva

“Kadisha Onalbayeva maximizes the intricate fascination of each work with obvious familiarity and proficiency. …expanded one note or chord for shifting tempi, masterfully, with lovely blended tones. …expertise and electricity. …sumptuous evocations of sorrow, longing, romance, and elegance.” – Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower, Solo Piano Recital at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, New York, June
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Dr. Christopher Lovely

Dr. Christopher Lovely is Assistant Professor of Music at the University of Mobile and currently teaches Music Theory, and Vocal Coaching. He also serves as Director of Music Theory Studies. He joined the faculty of University of Mobile in 2008, and in 2010 was invited to join the faculty of the summer program, International Performing
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Dr. Charlotte V. Hester

Charlotte Hester is an associate professor of music in the Alabama School of the Arts where she teaches music education, music history, theory, and piano courses. Dr. Hester has taught music in kindergarten through college classrooms for more than 35 years in a variety of public, private, and homeschool settings. Her research interests include the
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Dr. Patrick Jacobs

Born in Louisiana, Dr. Patrick Jacobs attended Loyola University in New Orleans, and the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music before he finished his education in New York at SUNY Stony Brook. He is a two-time Metropolitan Opera regional finalist and winner of the Orpheus National Vocal Competition. Dr. Jacobs is an established veteran of
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Andrew Goodwin

In 2010, Andrew graduated with a B.M. in Church Music from the University of Mobile, and in 2015 he received his M.A. in Worship Studies from Liberty University. He is currently a doctoral candidate for a DMA in Vocal Performance at University of Mobile. During his undergraduate studies at University of Mobile, he performed over
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Kenn Hughes

Mr. Kenn Hughes, Associate Professor of Music, Associate Dean, Music Chair in the Alabama School of the Arts at the University of Mobile, is an accomplished musician and musical director. At the University of Mobile, Mr. Hughes has brought dynamic choreography and drama to Ram:Corps, a touring, high-powered, precision brass and percussion performance team that
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Jenna Goodwin

As a native East Coast Floridian, Jenna Goodwin grew up singing, dancing, and attending prestigious arts schools which instilled a high level of professionalism and excellence at an early age. In 2010, Jenna graduated from University of Mobile with a B.M. in Vocal Performance, minor in Theology, and an extensive performance resume. While performing over
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