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Talent Roster

SongShop performers (by first name and date of first performance)

PIANISTS

  • Bob Moreen (5/13/2004)
  • Bobby Schiff (7/29/2011)
  • Elizabeth Doyle (1/7/2011)
  • Mark Burnell (9/18/2016)
  • Nick Sula (11/2/2013)
  • Phil Caldwell (4/30/2017)
  • Philip Seward (1/28/2012)
  • Sue Keller (7/12/2005)

SINGERS

  • Adrienne Minnes (8/5/2008)
  • Amy Lechelt-Basta (1/28/2012)
  • Arlene Armstrong (7/12/2009)
  • Beth Halevy (2/16/2013)
  • Beverly Opelka (7/12/2005)
  • Cardi Fleck (8/24/2013)
  • Carmen Bodino (1/11/2009)
  • Carol Weston (5/13/2004)
  • Carol Holmes (5/13/2004)
  • Carol Marchetti (5/13/2004)
  • Carrie Hedges (1/7/2011)
  • Caryn Caffarelli (10/23/2016)
  • Clarita Santos (4/17/2016)
  • Claudia Hommel (5/13/2004)
  • Daniel Johnson (4/25/2014)
  • Danny Reese (9/7/2013)
  • Deborah Darr (9/7/2013)
  • Don Hoffman (9/7/2013)
  • Ilene Lubell (4/30/2017)
  • Ira McGill (1/29/2011)
  • Jae Wilkins (4/17/2016)
  • Jamie Brady (1/9/2010)
  • Jeff McGowan (4/25/2014)
  • Jennifer Long (10/11/2015)
  • Jim Anderson (7/17/2010)
  • Jo Rainey (Pakieser) (8/5/2008)
  • Joan Kuersten (7/17/2010)
  • Kathleen Lahiff (7/12/2005)
  • Kimberly Mann (4/17/2016)
  • Kirsten Belzer (4/26/2014)
  • Leona Zions (1/9/2010)
  • Liberty Manabat (7/23/2011)
  • Liz de Kanter (11/12/2016)
  • Lynda Gordon (8/6/2012)
  • Marilena Serbanescu (4/30/2017)
  • Mary Ann Beatty (8/6/2012)
  • Michael Ward (8/5/2008)
  • Michael Refky (1/24/2015)
  • Michelle Billingsley (7/12/2009)
  • Michelle Greenberg (7/12/2005)
  • Patricia Ranger Salinski (9/7/2013)
  • Patrick Davis (4/30/2017)
  • Phanuel (Patrick Jaiyeoba) (1/7/2011)
  • Patti Kinsella (7/12/2005)
  • Phyllis Zornig (7/12/2005)
  • Ray Kasman (5/13/2004)
  • Raymon Cunha (1/7/2011)
  • Raheal Hanna (2/28/2016)
  • Robert Scheible (10/23/2016)
  • Ron Anderson (7/17/2010)
  • Ruth Fuerst (7/17/2010)
  • Steven Cole (4/17/2016)
  • Sue Susman (1/11/2009)
  • Vivian Beckford (4/25/2014)

SPECIAL GUESTS

  • Cathy Glickman (9/17/2016)
  • Jeff Dean (12/4/2016)
  • Karen McCormick (4/30/2017)
  • Roxane Assaf (12/4/2016)

We thank a broad roster of more pianists who have accompanied our workhop sessions, including Dennis Mellon, Gail Mangurten, George Howe, Pat Rusk, and Patricia Spaeth in Chicago; Marty Mandelbaum, Chris Brent and Stefan Kukurugya in Detroit, Jean-Claude Orfali in Paris.

We thank coaches and teachers who have provided special SongShop workshops and clinic sessions: Beckie Menzie, Dawn Arnold, David Edelfelt, Elizabeth Benson, Hilary Feldman, Kate DeVore, Keri Chryst, Louise Cloutier, Meredith Colby, Spider Saloff, W. Stephen Smith, Wydetta Carter.

Directors of our parent institutions: Dr. Susanne Baker for the DePaul School of Music, Community Music Division (2003- ); Amanda Neely of Daystar Center (2013-2014).