Michael Boswell

Michael Boswell, MM

Associate Professor of Music

Departments / Offices
Music and Theatre

Education

  • M.M., Indiana State University
  • B.M., East Carolina University
  • Post-graduate courses at Indiana State University, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, and VanderCook College of Music

Professional Organizations/Membership

  • National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)
    • Adjudicator
  • American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)

Awards

  • Conductor, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Madrigals, Overall Winners of the Mayo International Choral Festival Competition, 2019
  • Conductor, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Madrigals Finalists for The American Prize in Choral Performance (College/University Division), 2018-19
  • Professor, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Sister Mary Joseph Pomeroy Award for Faculty Excellence for Service, 2018
  • Singer, GRAMMY Award for ‘Best Choral Performance’ for The Sacred Spirit of Russia with Conspirare, 2014
  • Professor, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Sister Mary Joseph Pomeroy Award for Faculty Excellence for Scholarship, 2014
  • Professor, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Sister Mary Joseph Pomeroy Award for Faculty Excellence for Service, 2012

Professional Experience

  • Conductor, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Choirs with tours to Chicago, New York, Washington DC, France, and Ireland
  • Conductor, Various local, regional, and state choral workshops and festivals
  • Soloist & Chorister, Santa Fe Desert Chorale
  • Chorister, Conspirare
  • Chorister, Oregon Bach Festival Chorus
  • Chorister, Tucson Chamber Artists
  • Soloist & Chorister, Santa Fe Pro Musica
  • Chorister, Alchemy Ensemble
  • Chorister, Carnegie Hall Choral Workshop
  • Soloist, Valparaiso Bach Institute
  • Chorister, Chanticleer in Sonoma Choral Workshop

Discography

  • Conductor, Lineage, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Madrigals, 2018
  • Conductor, Echoes of France, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Madrigals, 2013
  • Singer, Various promotional CDs for Beckenhorst Press, 2017-Present
  • Singer, The Sacred Spirit of Russia, Conspirare, Harmonia Mundi, ©2009
  • Singer, Hail Cecilia, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, ©2009
  • Singer, Shalom, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, ©2009
  • Singer, Glorious Voices, Sacred Spaces, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, ©2008
  • Singer, First Day, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, Clarion Records, ©2008
  • Singer, Vespers, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, ©2008
  • Singer, Live from Loretto Chapel, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, Clarion Records, ©2007
  • Singer, Christmas in Santa Fe, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, Clarion Records, ©2006
  • Singer, Harmony of the Heavens, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, ©2004
  • Singer, The Song of Luke, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, Equilibrium Records, ©2004

Community Involvement

  • Active Musically at Seelyville United Methodist Church
  • Program Director of several College and Community Choral Workshops, bringing together singers from the community and Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College
  • Past Treasurer of the Terre Haute Children’s Choir