Ensemble Directors

Ensemble directors for the Davidson College Chorale, Concert Choir, Jazz Ensemble,  Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Combo, and Saxophone Quartet.

Patrick Brown

Patrick Brown
M.M. Winthrop University

Director of Jazz Combo & Saxophone Quartet

Christopher Gilliam

Christopher Gilliam
D.M.A., University of Kansas

Director of Choral Activities

Bill Lawing

Bill Lawing
D.M.A. Cleveland Institute of Music

Jazz Ensemble Director. Specialties include trumpet performance, music production, jazz, and American Musical Theatre.

Tara Villa Keith

Tara Villa Keith
D.M.A. University of South Carolina

Orchestra Director. Specialties include French music from the turn of the 20th century, with particular focus on the orchestral repertoire of Maurice Ravel.