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Christopher McGahan

Christopher McGahan Emeritus Faculty


Choral conducting, music history

Educational Background

Master of Music, University of Wisconsin; Doctorate, University of Illinois at Champagne/Urbana


Dr. McGahan has conducted symphony orchestras, musical theater, opera and choral music throughout the Northeast and the Midwest.  He also has worked as an organist/accompanist and conductor throughout the eastern United States.  Before coming to UML, he was university organist and director of the Rooke Chapel Choir at Bucknell University.  He has been organist/choir director at several churches in the greater Boston area, the Berkshires and the Midwest.  Additionally, Dr. McGahan was a faculty member at Beloit College, the University of Illinois at Champaign/Urbana and the University of Wisconsin.