DR. MICHAEL WEINBERG
Dr. Michael Weinberg joins HCCA this season as Associate Artistic Director.
Originally from Northern Virginia, Dr. Weinberg is a versatile conductor, singer, and teacher based in Huntsville, AL. He previously served as Artistic Director of the Steel City Men’s Chorus in Birmingham, AL. He has appeared with numerous professional organizations, including the Oregon Bach Festival and Washington National Opera, and has performed in many prestigious venues across the United States and Europe. He made his solo debut in Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center in 2014 with the Yale Schola Cantorum under the direction of Masaaki Suzuki.
Equally passionate about teaching as well as performing, Dr. Weinberg currently serves as Director of Choirs at the Randolph School in Huntsville, and has also led numerous collegiate and high school ensembles in the DC area, Philadelphia, New Haven, and Boston. His conducting teachers include Marguerite Brooks, Jeffrey Douma, David Hill, Paul Rardin, Thea Kano, and Leo Nestor.
He holds a B.M. summa cum laude in vocal performance from The Catholic University of America, an M.M. in choral conducting from Temple University, and a D.M.A. in choral conducting from Yale University.