Voice Area

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The vocal studies area of the Conservatory of Music is comprised of expert vocal faculty artists. 

The Conservatory of Music provides comprehensive, personal instruction leading to degrees in performance, pedagogy, music with elective studies emphases, music education, music composition, composition, and the liberal arts.  Our team of highly credentialled faculty are outstanding performers who are committed to teaching and mentorship and contribute to Wheaton’s distinctively Christian scholarly community.  It is our goal to nurture young musicians with a broad understanding of their art, who can use their gifts creatively and effectively in tomorrow’s world.

Voice Faculty Area


Sarah Holman

Sarah Holman, D.M.A.

Professor of Music, Area Co-Chair (Voice)

Thomas Hueber

Thomas Hueber, D.M.A.

Assistant Professor of Music, Area Co-Chair (Voice)

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John William Trotter, D.M.A.

Professor of Music, Conducting, and Director of the Concert Choir

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Jerry Blackstone

Visiting Professor of Music, and Director of the Men's Glee Club and Women's Chorale


Denise Gamez, M.M.

Guest Lecturer (Voice)


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Christopher Lorimer, M.M.

Guest Lecturer, Voice

Katie Ernst, Our People

Katie Ernst

Guest Lecturer, Jazz Voice and Bass

Olivia Doig Skaff

Olivia Doig Skaff, M.M.

Guest Instructor, Voice