ABOUT OUR DIRECTOR
Meet our Director
Carolyn Steele is a choral scholar, professional singer and former music educator.
Having sung most recently with The VocalEssence Ensemble Singers under the
direction of Philip Brunelle in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Ms. Steele has sung and directed numerous world premieres, including works
by Stephen Paulus, Alice Parker, Gerardo Cardenas and Barnwell.
She has also sung live in London, England on BBC Radio, Live with Garrison
Keillor on A Prairie Home Companion and live on Live from the Garden in
Saint Louis, Missouri.
Receiving her degree from Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois, Carolyn
excelled in numerous small ensembles, the Symphony Orchestra (cello).
University Choir (soprano section leader) and Carolyn has taught all levels
of choir from preschool to adult and has the gift of helping each group grow
their skill and abilities.