Albert J. McNeil Albert J. McNeil, is an American choral conductor, ethnomusicologist, author, and founder of the Albert McNeil Jubilee Singers.
Alexander Arkhangelsky (composer) Alexander Andreyevich Arkhangelsky (Алекса́ндр Андре́евич Арха́нгельский) (, Staroye Tezikovo, Penza – 16 November 1924, Prague) was a Russian composer of church music and conductor.
Alfred Nash Patterson Alfred Nash "Bud" Patterson was an influential New England choral conductor, teacher, and mentor of choral musicians.
Ana María Raga Ana María Raga (Caracas, Venezuela, December 16th, 1967) is an internationally recognized choral conductor from Venezuela.
Andrea Angelini Andrea Angelini (born in Bologna, Italy) is an Italian organist and conductor.
Andreas Boltz Andreas Boltz is a German church musician and composer.
Andrew Adgate Andrew Adgate was a musician, music director, and author from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Andrew Carwood Andrew Carwood is the Director of Music at St Paul's Cathedral in London and director of his own group, The Cardinall's Musick.
Andrew Morris (conductor) Andrew Morris (born 18 December 1948) is a British conductor, organist, adjudicator and teacher based in Cambridge.
Andrew Parrott Andrew Parrott (born 10 March 1947) is a British conductor, perhaps best known for his pioneering historically informed performances of pre-classical music.
Anton Armstrong Dr. Anton Armstrong is the conductor of the St. Olaf Choir as well as the Harry R. and Thora H. Tosdal Professor of Music at St. Olaf College of Northfield, Minnesota in the USA. Armstrong becam...
Arthur Oldham Arthur William Oldham (6 September 1926 – 4 May 2003) was an English composer and choirmaster.
Bernie Sherlock Bernie Sherlock is an Irish conductor of choral music who is currently conductor of the multi-award-winning chamber choir New Dublin Voices which she founded in 2005, and of the Culwick Choral S...
Blanche Honegger Moyse Blanche Honegger Moyse (September 23, 1909 – February 10, 2011) was a conductor living in Brattleboro, Vermont.
Bob Chilcott Robert "Bob" Chilcott (born 9 April 1955) is a British choral composer, conductor, and singer, based in Oxford, England.
Brady R. Allred Dr. Brady Allred is an American conductor of choral and orchestral music who currently serves as the Artistic Director and Conductor of the Salt Lake Choral Artists, a regional choir organizatio...
Brazeal Dennard Brazeal Dennard (January 1, 1929 – July 5, 2010) was an African-American singer, educator, Choral director, and musical arranger.
Bruce Carey Bruce Anderson Carey was a Canadian choir conductor, baritone, and music educator.
Charles Wilson (composer) Charles Mills Wilson (b. Toronto, 8 May 1931) is a Canadian composer, choral conductor, and music educator.
Christopher Hogwood Christopher Jarvis Haley Hogwood CBE, MA, HonMusD, born 10 September 1941, Nottingham, is an English conductor, harpsichordist, writer and musicologist, well known as the founder of the Academy ...
Clytus Gottwald Clytus Gottwald is a German composer, conductor and musicologist, focused on chorale music.
Constance DeFotis Constance DeFotis (born 1952) is a singer, conductor, and musical teacher, currently the resident Director of Choral Activities at the University of Connecticut.
Dale Warland Dale Warland is an American conductor, composer, founder of the Grammy-nominated Dale Warland Singers, scholar, teacher, choral consultant, and renowned champion of contemporary choral composers.
Daniel Reuss Daniel Reuss (born 1961) is primarily known as a choral conductor.
David Lumsden (musician) Sir David James Lumsden PhD, DPhil, MA, MusB, FRCM, FRNCM, FRSAMD, FLCM, FRSA, Hon RAM, Hon FRCO, FKC (born 1928).
David Nowakowsky David Nowakowsky was a Russian/Ukrainian Jewish composer, choirmaster and music teacher.
Desmond Gaspar Desmond Gaspar is a Canadian organist, pianist, conductor, composer and songwriter who is currently working as a free lance concert artist and ballet pianist who won the Associateship and Fellow...
Diethard Hellmann Diethard Hellmann (28 December 1928 – 14 October 1999) was a German Kantor and an academic in Leipzig, Mainz and Munich.
Donald Neuen Donald Neuen is an American choral conductor, composer, arranger, editor, and educator who currently serves as Distinguished Professor of Conducting and Director of Choral Activities at the Univ...
Douglas Guest Douglas Albert Guest CVO was an English organist, conductor, teacher and composer.
Egil Hovland Egil Hovland (born October 18, 1924) is a Norwegian composer.
Emilie Zumsteeg Emilie Zumsteeg (December 9, 1796 – August 1, 1857) was a German choir conductor, songwriter, composer, and pianist.
Erhard Mauersberger Erhard Mauersberger (29 December 1903, Mauersberg, Saxony - 11 December 1982, Leipzig) was a German choral conductor, conducting the Thomanerchor as the fourteenth Thomaskantor since Johann Seb...
Eric Ericson Eric Ericson (born 26 October 1918, Borås), is a Swedish choral conductor and influential choral teacher.
Ernani Aguiar Ernani Henrique Chaves Aguiar is a Brazilian composer, choral conductor, and musicologist.
Erwin Lendvai Erwin Lendvai was a Hungarian composer and choral conductor.
Eudenice Palaruan Eudenice V. Palaruan is a Filipino conductor, composer, music educator.
Felix Woyrsch Felix Woyrsch was a German composer and choir director.
Filmer Hubble Filmer Edwin Hubble was a Canadian organist, choir conductor, adjudicator, and music educator of English birth.
Frank Pooler Frank Pooler (March 29, 1926 – January 19, 2013) was an award-winning American choirmaster, and former Director of Choral Studies at California State University, Long Beach.
Frieder Bernius Frieder Bernius (born 22 June 1947) is a German conductor, the founder and director of the chamber choir Kammerchor Stuttgart, founded in 1968.
Fritz Lehmann Fritz Lehmann was a noted German conductor, whose career was cut short by his early death at the age of 51.
Fritz Werner Fritz Werner was a German choral conductor, church music director, conductor, organist and composer.
Frédéric Pelletier Frédéric Pelletier (1 May 1870 – 30 May 1944) was a Canadian choir conductor, music educator, composer, music critic, journalist, civil servant, military officer, and physician.
Frédéric Viret Frédéric Viret was a French choirmaster, composer of sacred music and leader of a well-established society of amateur male and female choristers of high vocal range and very rare quality among m...
Gabriel Crouch Gabriel Crouch is a British baritone, choral conductor and record producer.
Gabriel Dessauer Gabriel Dessauer is a German cantor, concert organist and academic.
Georg Christoph Biller Georg Christoph Biller is a German choral conductor, conducting the Thomanerchor since 1992 as the sixteenth Thomaskantor since Johann Sebastian Bach.
George Guest George Guest (Feb 9, 1924 - Nov 20, 2002) was a Welsh organist and choral conductor.
Giulio Setti Giulio Setti (born Treviglio, October 3, 1869 - died Turin, October 2, 1938) was an Italian choral conductor He served as chorus master of opera houses in Italy, Cairo, Cologne, and Buenos Aire...
Graham George Graham Elias George was a Canadian composer, music theorist, organist, choir conductor, and music educator of English birth.
Grant Gershon Grant Gershon (born November 10, 1960) is an American conductor and pianist.
Gustav Leonhardt Gustav Leonhardt (30 May 1928, 's-Graveland16 January 2012, Amsterdam) was a renowned Dutch keyboard player, conductor, musicologist, teacher and editor.
H. Hugh Bancroft Henry Hugh Bancroft (29 February 1904 – 11 September 1988) was a British organist and composer who was organist of five cathedrals.
Hans Rudolf Zöbeley Hans Rudolf Zöbeley was a German composer, choral conductor and Lutheran church musician.
Hans Thamm Hans Thamm was a German choral conductor, the founder of the boys' choir Windsbacher Knabenchor.
Hans-Joachim Rotzsch Hans-Joachim Rotzsch (born 25 April 1929 in Leipzig) is a German choral conductor, conducting the Thomanerchor from 1972 until 1991 as the fifteenth Thomaskantor since Johann Sebastian Bach.
Harry Bicket Harry Bicket (born 1961, Liverpool, England) is a British conductor, harpsichordist and organist.
Heinz Hennig Heinz Hennig (25 May 1927 – 29 January 2002) was a German choral conductor and an academic, known for founding the Knabenchor Hannover in 1950 and leading it until 2001.
Helmuth Rilling Helmuth Rilling is an internationally known German choral conductor, founder of the Gächinger Kantorei, the Bach-Collegium Stuttgart, the Oregon Bach Festival, the Internationale Bachakademie St...
Herbert Huffman Herbert Brown Huffman (1905–1968) was a prominent American choral director during the middle 1900s who founded the Columbus Boychoir School, now the American Boychoir School.
Herman Berlinski Herman Berlinski (Leipzig, Germany, 18 August 1910 – Washington D.C., 27 September 2001) was a German-born American composer, organist, pianist, musicologist and choir conductor.
Hugh Allen (conductor) Sir Hugh Percy Allen GCVO (23 December 186920 February 1946) was an English musician, academic and administrator.
Hugh Ross (musician) Hugh C. M. Ross (born c. 1898, died 20 January 1990, in Manhattan, New York City, age 91), was a choral director and conductor of the Schola Cantorum of New York.
Hugo Distler Hugo Distler was a German organist, choral conductor, teacher and composer.
Hugo Richard Jüngst Hugo Richard Jüngst (born 26 February 1853 in Dresden; died 3 March 1923) was a German composer and choir-leader.
James Lancelot James Bennett Lancelot is currently Master of the Choristers and Cathedral Organist at Durham Cathedral, a position he has held since 1985.
Jane Glover Jane Glover CBE (born 13 May 1949) is a British-born conductor and music scholar.
Jefferson Johnson Jefferson Johnson is Director of Choral Activities at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky where he conducts the UK Chorale and UK Men's Chorus.
Jeffri W. Bantz Jeffri W. Bantz was an American classical conductor and teacher.
Jerry Blackstone Jerry Blackstone is a Grammy Award winning American choral conductor.
Joan Szymko Joan Szymko (born 1957) is an American choral conductor, music educator and composer.
Joel P. Navarro Joel P. Navarro is a Filipino conductor and music educator.
Johannes Jeep Johannes Jeep, also Johann Jeep, was a German organist, choirmaster and composer.
John Alldis John Alldis (10 August 192920 December 2010) was an English chorus-master and conductor.
John B. Haberlen John B. Haberlen has served as the Director of the Georgia State University School of Music since 1996.
John Barnard (musician) John Barnard is a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists, an Associate of the Royal School of Church Music and an active developer of church music as a composer, arranger, choir director and o...
John Eliot Gardiner Sir John Eliot Gardiner CBE FKC (born 20 April 1943) is an English conductor.
John Finley Williamson John Finley Williamson (June 23, 1887 in Canton, Ohio – May 28, 1964 in Toledo, Ohio) was the founder of Westminster Choir and co-founder of Westminster Choir College.
John Ness Beck John Ness Beck (November 11, 1930 - June 25, 1987) was a composer and arranger of choral music.
John Tuttle John Tuttle is an organist and choral conductor living in Toronto, Canada.
Jonathon Welch Jonathon Charles Welch AM is an Australian choral conductor, opera singer and voice teacher.
Joy Nilo Joy T. Nilo (born January 11, 1970) is a Filipino composer who specializes in a cappella Choral Music.
Juan Carlos Bersague Juan Carlos Bersague Chacón is a Choral Conductor and Conducting Professor in Venezuela, born at Havana, Cuba in 1963.
Jürgen Budday Jürgen Budday is a German conductor, director of church music and music teacher.
K. Lee Scott K. Lee Scott is an internationally known teacher, musician, conductor and composer of sacred music, choral music and hymns, residing in Birmingham, Alabama.
Karl Richter (conductor) Karl Richter (15 October 1926 – 15 February 1981) was a German conductor, organist, and harpsichordist.
Karl Straube Montgomery Rufus Karl/Carl Siegfried Straube was a German church musician, organist, and choral conductor, famous above all for championing the abundant organ music of Max Reger.
Kenneth Fulton Kenneth Fulton,MME - Ph.D is the Sanders Alumni Professor of Choral Studies and Chair of the Division of Ensembles and Conducting at Louisiana State University's College of Music and Dramatic Arts.
Kenneth Jennings Kenneth Jennings (born 1925) is the Harry R. and Thora Helseth Tosdal Professor Emeritus of Music and Director Emeritus of the St. Olaf Choir.
Kent Tritle Kent Tritle (born 26 August 1960) is a choral conductor and organist in New York City, United States.
Klaus Fischer-Dieskau Klaus Fischer-Dieskau was a German church musician and director of the Berlin Hugo-Distler Choir 1953-1989.
Kosta Manojlović Kosta P. Manojlović (Коста Манојловић; December 4, 1890 – November 2, 1949) was a Serbian composer, ethnomusicologist, educator and choral conductor.
Kurt Suttner Kurt Suttner (born 8 August 1936 in Regensburg) is a German music teacher and choir director.
Mark D. Templeton Mark David Templeton is a composer, arranger and choral director from West Virginia, USA. He founded West Virginia's renowned professional all-male vocal ensemble "Cantabile".
Martin Baker (organist) Martin Baker (born 26 July 1967 in Manchester) is currently Master of Music at Westminster Cathedral, a position he has held since 2000.
Martin Flämig Martin Flämig was a German church musician, cantor of the Dresdner Kreuzchor from 1971 to 1991.
María Guinand Maria Guinand (born in Caracas, Venezuela, in 1953) is an internationally renowned choral conductor.
Masaaki Suzuki Masaaki Suzuki is a Japanese organist, harpsichordist and conductor, and the founder and musical director of the Bach Collegium Japan.
Michael Minsky Michael (Gregory) Minsky, (Михаил (Григорий) Минский) born Michael Spirin (Spiridonov), also known as Mino Minzer and between Ukrainians as Myhailo Minsky) (12 August 1918, Bagaevo, Tatarstan – ...
Moses Hogan Moses George Hogan was an African-American composer and arranger of choral music.
Nicholas McGegan Nicholas McGegan OBE is a British harpsichordist, flautist, conductor and early music expert.
Nikolaus Harnoncourt Nikolaus Harnoncourt is an Austrian conductor, particularly known for his historically informed performances of music from the Classical era and earlier.
Noah Greenberg Noah Greenberg (1919, Bronx - 8 January 1966, New York City) was an American choral conductor.
Olav Gurvin Olav Gurvin (24 December 1893 Tysnes – 3 October 1974) was a Norwegian musicologist, a professor at the University of Oslo from 1957.
Olive Smith Olive Smith was a lifelong campaigner on behalf of classical music in Ireland.
Paul Agnew Paul Agnew is a Scottish operatic tenor.
Ray Reach Raymond Everett Reach, Jr. (born August 3, 1948) is an American pianist, vocalist and educator residing in Birmingham, Alabama, now serving as Director of Student Jazz Programs for the Alabama J...
René Clausen René Clausen is an American composer, conductor of The Concordia Choir, and professor of music at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota.
Richard Davy Richard Davy was a Renaissance composer, organist and choirmaster, one of the most represented in the Eton Choirbook.
Richard Hickox Richard Sidney Hickox CBE was an English conductor of choral, orchestral and operatic music.
Robert Bass (conductor) Robert H Bass (4 August 1953 – 25 August 2008) was an American conductor who notably served as the music director of the Collegiate Chorale in New York City for almost three decades.
Robert Shafer (conductor) Robert John Shafer, Jr. is a Grammy Award-winning American conductor, classical composer, educator and church musician.
Robert Shaw (conductor) Robert Shaw (April 30, 1916January 25, 1999) was an American conductor most famous for his work with his namesake Chorale, with the Cleveland Orchestra and Chorus, and the Atlanta Symphony Orche...
Roger Wagner Roger Wagner, KCSG (January 16, 1914 - September 17, 1992) was an American choral musician, administrator and educator.
Romain Pelletier Romain Pelletier was a Canadian organist, choir conductor, composer, and music educator.
Rudolf Kelber Rudolf Kelber (born 1948, Traunstein, Germany) is a German organist, harpsichordist, conductor and church musician.
Tamara Brooks Tamara Brooks was a noted American choral conductor.
Thea Kano Thea Kano (born August 1, 1965) is an American conductor.
Theodore Harrison Theodore Harrison was a Chicago-area concert baritone and choral conductor best known for his presence in the Chicago music community.
Thomas Dunn (musician) Thomas Dunn (December 21, 1925 – October 26, 2008) was an American musician and music editor known for his performances of Baroque music.
Thomas Helmore Thomas Helmore was a choirmaster, writer about singing and author and editor of hymns and carols.
Thomas Wingham Thomas Wingham (born in London, 5 January 1846; died there, 24 March 1893) was an English musician, known as a teacher and for his time at Brompton Oratory.
Thomaskantor The Thomaskantor is the musical director of the Thomanerchor in Leipzig.
Tigran Hekekyan Tigran Hekekyan (born 17 Ausust,1959) is an Armenian professor of music at Yerevan State Conservatory and a conductor.
Todor Skalovski Todor Skalovski was a famous Macedonian composer, chorus and orchestra conductor.
Ton Koopman Ton Koopman (born 2 October 1944 in Zwolle, Netherlands) is a conductor, organist and harpsichordist.
Trevor Pinnock Trevor David Pinnock CBE is an English harpsichordist and conductor.
Tõnu Kaljuste Tõnu Kaljuste (born August 28, 1953) is an Estonian conductor.
Vahram Sargsyan Vahram Sargsyan (alternate transliterations include Sargissian, Sarkissian or Sargsian, Armenian: Վահրամ Սարգսյան; born 28 May 1981, Yerevan, Armenia) is an Armenian composer a...
Vytautas Miškinis Vytautas Miškinis (born 5 June 1954 in Vilnius) is a Lithuanian music composer and professor, who has been Choir Director of the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre conservatory since 1985.
Wallace Arthur Sabin Wallace Arthur Sabin (December 15, 1869 – December 8, 1937) was a composer and organist, born in Culworth, Northamptonshire, England.