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Rodney WynkoopRodney Wynkoop

Title: Professor of the Practice
Office Location: Duke Chapel, 036 Westbrook, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 684-3898
Email Address: rodney@duke.edu
Web Page: http://choral-society.org/

Education

  • D.M.A. Yale University, 1985
  • Doctor of Musical Arts Yale University, 1985
  • M.Mus. Yale University, 1980
  • M.Mus. University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1975
  • B.A. Yale University, 1973

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

  • American Choral Directors Asso., Unknown, November, 2011
  • Presidential Award for Executive Leadership, Duke University, April, 2009
  • Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham chosen as a featured performing ensemble at the Southern Division convention of the American Choral Directors Association in Louisville, Kentucky, American Choral Directors Association, 2008
  • Guest conductor for performance in Carnegie Hall, May 2006
  • Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham chosen to perform at national convention of American Choral Directors Association, February 2005
  • Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham and the Duke Chapel Choir chosen as featured performing ensembles at the Southern Division convention of the American Choral Directors Association in Nashville, 2004
  • Lara Hoggard Award, North Carolina American Choral Directors Association, November 11, 2002
  • Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham was chosen as the featured performing ensemble at the Fall Conference of the NC-American Choral Directors Association at UNC-Greensboro, Oct. 18, 2002
  • nominated for Duke's Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching Award, 2001-02
  • James L. Nicholson, Jr. Award, for "promoting the arts in everything that one does", Durham Arts Council, October 2000
  • Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham chosen to perform at the biannual convention of the Southern Division of the American Choral Directors Association, in Orlando, FL, March 2000
  • Musician of the Year, Spectator Magazine, 1999

Teaching (Spring 2016):

  (typical courses)

  • Music 213-2.01, Chapel choir Synopsis
    Chapel, W 06:30 PM-08:30 PM
  • Music 213-3.01, Chorale Synopsis
    Biddle 019, TuTh 07:30 PM-09:30 PM

Teaching (Fall 2016):

  • Music 213-2.01, Chapel choir Synopsis
    See instru, W 06:15 PM-08:05 PM
  • Music 213-3.01, Chorale Synopsis
    Biddle 019, TuTh 07:30 PM-09:30 PM

Recent Professional Work:

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    Recordings
  • Duke Chapel Choir. With Cheerful Voice. 2007 .
  • Duke Chorale. Sing Joyfully!. 2006 . (repertoire from 2002-2005)
  • Duke Chapel Choir. Rutter Requiem and Vierne Messe Solennelle. January, 2003 . (live performance with orchestra and two organs)
  • Vocal Arts Ensemble. My Spirit Sang All Day.  CD on Arsis label, 2004 . (E.C. Schirmer; various 20-21c acappella choral works)
  • Duke Chapel Choir and orchestra. 10th Anniversary Concert, Oct. 30, 1999, CD of live performance. 2000 .

   Performances:

  • Rodney Wynkoop: Performances by the Duke Chorale and the Duke Chapel Choir, 2012, various, March 03, 2012 - December 07, 2012
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Sunday worship, Duke Chapel, 1989 - present
    Duke Chapel Choir performs 2-3 anthems every Sunday during the school year.

   Master Classes:
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Performances, 2009, 2009/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Performances, 2008, 2008/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Performances, 2007, 2007/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Performances, 2006, 2006/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Performances, 2005, 2005/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Performances, 2002, 2002/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Directing, 2000 - 2009, 2000/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Performances, 2000, 2000/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Performances, 1999, 1999/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop
  • Rodney Wynkoop: Concert Tours, 1985 - 2007, 1985/01/01
    with Rodney Wynkoop


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