J. Mark Baker - Voice
WCM faculty member since 2006.
, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; MM
, Illinois State University; BM
, University of Montevallo (AL).
J. Mark Baker is an experienced singer, choral conductor, church musician, and music educator.
As a professional member of the Chicago Symphony Chorus he sang under the direction of today's leading conductors and was a recipient of the CSC's Margaret Hillis Foundation scholarship for continuing vocal studies.
has been the baritone soloist in performances of Haydn's Lord Nelson Mass, Mozart's Solemn Vespers, Fauré's Requiem, and Ariel Ramirez's Misa Criolla, among others.
As a music editor, Dr. Baker has prepared a five-volume Anthology of Italian Opera, a four-volume set of Mozart opera arias, and the collected songs of Maurice Ravel.