Mark Carlisle

Dr. Mark Carlisle, tenor, teaches studio voice, and directs the Chamber Singers. He received a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Wittenberg University, a Master of Music degree from the University of Michigan, and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin.

Dr. Carlisle has sung extensively as tenor soloist in recital, oratorio, and major choral works with such ensembles as the Ann Arbor Cantata Singers, Austin Choral Union, Austin Pro Arte, and the Terre Haute Choral Society. He has conducted numerous performances with both the Madrigal Singers and Sycamore Singers, and served as Music Director for Opera Workshop performances of Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro," Copland's "The Tender Land," and Humperdinck's "Hansel and Gretel."

Dr. Carlisle is active throughout Indiana as a vocal and choral adjudicator at both the high school and collegiate levels, and has served as guest conductor/clinician for such events as the Wabash Valley Christmas Choral Festival, the Turkey Run Choral Festival, and the Wabash County Honors Choir Concert. He is a member of several music organizations, including the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) and American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), and presently serves as Vice-President for the Indiana Chapter of NATS.

D.M.A. in Voice Performance and Literature, University of Texas at Austin;
M.M. in Voice Performance and Literature, University of Michigan;
B.S. in Music Education (Choral emphasis), Wittenberg University.