Stephen Harouff is the conductor or the Columbia and Towson Encore Chorales. He is also the Music Director and Organist at Towson Presbyterian Church. As a collaborative artist he has performed with the Annapolis Opera Company, Peabody Opera, the US Naval Academy Band and Annapolis Wind Symphony. He holds a Master of Music degree in Organ from Peabody Conservatory and has undergraduate degrees in music education and piano from West Virginia University.
Comments from recent Columbia Encore Singer Survey:
- Stephen is the best! I actually get a voice lesson from him as well as the choral experience.
- I learned a great deal about singing. I think Stephen is a terrific teacher and conductor.
- Direction by Stephen, superb. Rehearsals, nonjudgmental but pointedly serious.
- Especially loved Stephen Harouff's direction and teaching. He isa gem!