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Lawrence Theodore Sisk

Lawrence Theodore Sisk, musicologist, conductor. Eckstein grantee, 1981-1984; Fulbright scholar, 1984-1985. Member American Musicological Society, College Music Society.

Background

  • Sisk, Lawrence Theodore was born on January 31, 1950 in Toccoa, Georgia, United States. Son of Theodore Roosevelt and Virginia Lee (Dalton) Sisk.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Music, Roosevelt University, 1977. Master of Music, Northwestern University, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1986.

    Career

    • Director of music Bryn Mawr Community Church, Chicago, 1972-1982, Wilmette (Illinois) Lutheran Church, 1982-1984, Northbrook (Illinois) Methodist Church, 1985-1986, Good Sheperd Lutheran Church, Naperville, since 1986. Choirmaster Congregation Shaare Tikvah, Chicago, 1979-1984. Editor The Instrumentalist, Northfield, Illinois, 1986-1988.

      Chairman department music Lewis University, Romeoville, since 1988. Solo tenor Chicago Monteverdi Singers, 1974-1988. Assistant conductor DePaul University Symphony, Chicago, 1979.

      Founder, director The Dowland Consort, Chicago, 1980-1984. Lecturer Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1987-1988.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member American Musicological Society, College Music Society.

    Connections

    • Married Caryl Jane Worthington, October 7, 1971 (divorced November 18, 1979). Married Jill Margaret Ballotti, March 27, 1982.
    • father: Theodore Roosevelt Sisk
    • mother: Virginia Lee (Dalton) Sisk
    • spouses: Caryl Jane Worthington
    • Jill Margaret Ballotti
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    Born January 31, 1950
    (age 67)
    Nationality
    • 1977
      Roosevelt University
    • 1983
      Northwestern University
    • 1986
      Northwestern University
    • 1972 - 1982
      Director, of music Bryn Mawr Community Church
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1979 - 1984
      choirmaster Congregation Shaare Tikvah
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1982 - 1984
      Director, of music Bryn Mawr Community Church
    • 1985 - 1986
      Director, of music Bryn Mawr Community Church
    • 1986
      Director, of music Bryn Mawr Community Church
      Naperville, Illinois, United States
    • 1986 - 1988
      editor The Instrumentalist
      Northfield, Minnesota, United States
    • 1988
      chairman, department music Lewis University
      Romeoville, Illinois, United States
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