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conductor , Music educator , singer

Stanley Roy Irwin, Music educator, singer, conductor. Grantee DePauw University, 1983, 1987, John W. and Janice B. Fisher Fund, 1990. Board of directors DePauw Choir, Greencastle, since 1977. Member National Association Teachers Singing, American Choral Dirs. Association, American Association of University Professors, Pi Kappa Lambda (president Omicron chapter since 1986).

Background

Irwin, Stanley Roy was born on January 23, 1941 in Henderson, Texas, United States. Son of Forrest Herbert and Hazel Marie (Gray) Irwin.

Education

Bachelor, Baylor University, 1963. Bachelor Church Music, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1966. Master of Music, Southern Methodist University, 1969.

Doctor of Music, Indiana University, 1988. Diploma, International Opera Center, 1974.

Career

Instructor music, choir director, Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa., 1971-1973; professional singer, Zurich Opera, Switzerland, 1973-1975; professor voice, director choirs School Music, DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, since 1975.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Professional singer Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, 1978-1979, 83, 85, Manhattan Philharmonic, New York, 1988, The Philharmonia Orchestra of London, 1988, Martinuu Philharmonic, 1995, Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra, 1996, 97, 2003, Public Broadcasting Service, 1982, 91, National Public Radio 1983, 85, Illinois Public Radio, 1982, 87, 91, WQXR, New York, 1988, Carnegie Hall, 1987, 96, Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, 1988, Barbican Hall, London, 1988, Dvorak Hall, Prague, 1995, Konzerthaus, Vienna, 1995, Indianapolis Festival Orchestra, 1993, 2004, Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra, 2004, recording (CDs) Fauré Requiem (Gothic), 1993, Irwin Sings Gershwin, 1999, Night and Day--Cole Porter Songs of Romance, 2003, Handel Messiah (Four Winds), 2005. Conductor various concerts Kennedy Center, 1979, Lincoln Center, 1984, Music Center, Los Angeles, 1986, Carnegie Hall, 1990, 94, 98, White House, 1990, Honolulu Academy of Arts, 1996, 2002, New England Symphonic Ensemble, 1998, St. Peter's Basilica, Rome, St. Mark's Basilica, Venice, Italy, 2000, Cathedral, Florence, 2000. Contributor articles to professional jours.

Membership

Board of directors DePauw Choir, Greencastle, since 1977. Member National Association Teachers Singing, American Choral Dirs. Association, American Association of University Professors, Pi Kappa Lambda (president Omicron chapter since 1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, biking, gardening.

Connections

Married Jane Parker, June 14, 1969. 1 child, Mark Alexander.

father:
Forrest Herbert Irwin

mother:
Hazel Marie (Gray) Irwin

spouse:
Jane Parker

child:
Mark Alexander Irwin