Adjunct Professor, School of Music
- M.Mus., Temple University
- B. S. in Bible, B.Mus., Cairn University
Soprano Jacqueline Smith has appeared with many orchestras and oratorio societies throughout the Philadelphia area and in New Jersey. An active recitalist, Ms. Smith has most recently performed lieder recitals with baritone Lawrence Indik and pianist Marvin Keenze at the German Society of Pennsylvania on the Wister and More series. She is a member of the PhilAria Vocal Quartet and Fairmount Baroque, and frequently performs in recitals of new music. She was a student of Florence Berggren and the late Martin Rich, longtime Associate Conductor at the Metropolitan Opera.
She has been a fellow at the Bach Aria Festival in Stony Brook, and has attended the Bach Sommerakademie with Helmuth Rilling in Stuttgart. She is full-time Director of Music at Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Abington, PA, and founding director of a new choral ensemble, Musica Concordia. She also has an extensive private studio of voice students.
Academic Specialties & Interests:
- Music History
- Early Music Workshop
Teaching at Cairn since 1986