Kemble Music Camp 2018 Winter Session - Instructors
Mr. Pardue currently serves as the Director of Music Ministry for Kemble and is on the Voice Faculty at Lehigh University as the Sametz Artist-in-Residence. Previously, Pardue served as visiting faculty for the Hunterdon Academy of the Arts, the Allegra School for the Arts, and the Pennington House of Music. An accomplished singer, Brett has performed as a soloist at venues such as Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center, as well as internationally in Italy, Bulgaria, and as an ambassador for a Choral Workshop featuring Operatic repertoire in Japan. more
Allison Gross is Director of Rowan Prep Community Music School, and is an associate of both the Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival and Oberlin in Italy summer program, where she acts as Program Director. An accomplished singer, recent engagements feature Ms. Gross as the soprano soloist in Vivialdi’s Gloria, Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass, and Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms as well as The Merry Widow, The Beggar’s Opera, and Elettra in Mozart’s Idomeneo. more
Dr. Edward Maddison
Dr. A.Edward Maddison started singing in church with his first solo, at the age of four. Doc has performed professionally with the Opera Company of Philadelphia for 25 seasons, directed choirs, both secular and sacred, for all ages during his over 40 year career, taught Music Pre-K through HS, and currently serves as Music Director at the Trinity United Methodist Church of Merchantville, NJ. Doc has been on a Grammy Nominated recording, performed with two of The Three Tenors, and at world renowned venues such as: Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, The Academy of Music, and The Kimmel Center. Doc is both honored and delighted to share his experience and knowledge with his students.
Elisabeth Pirolli is currently a junior Vocal Music Education major at Rowan University. She teaches piano and voice part-time at Resonance School of Music, and is in the process of implementing a choral program there. She has also previously taught musical theater vocal workshops, music classes for Vacation Bible School, and private voice lessons at the Melissa Daniels Vocal Studio, where she was an intern as well as a student.