Wintergreen Summer Music Academy Faculty 2017

Wintergreen Summer Music Academy Leadership

Ross Monroe Winter - Academy Director

Wesley Baldwin - Associate Academy Director

Justin Williams - Dean of Students

Wintergreen Performing Arts Leadership

Erin R. Freeman - Artistic Director, Wintergreen Performing Arts

Julianne Akins - Executive Director, Wintergreen Performing Arts

Faculty and Coaches

(Additional instructors, chamber music coaches, and seminar instructors listed on program pages.)


Elisabeth Adkins - Professor, Texas Christian University

Jennifer John - Violin Faculty, South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts

Sharan Leventhal - Faculty, The Boston Conservatory

James Lyon - Professor, Penn State

Ross Monroe Winter - Faculty, University of Northern Iowa (CHAIR OF STRINGS)


Ann Marie Brink - Associate Principal, Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Daphne Gerling - Faculty, University of North Texas College of Music

Steven Larson - Faculty, The Hartt School


Wesley Baldwin - Professor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Wendy Warner - Assistant Professor, Schwob School of Music


Dee Moses - Principal, The Florida Orchestra

Piano (part of Vocal Intensive)

Edward Newman - Prize-winning concert pianist

Giovanni Reggioli - Opera coach and conductor


Victor Yampolsky - Professor, Northwestern University

Erin R. Freeman - Artistic Director, Wintergreen Performing Arts; Director of Choral Activities, Virginia Commonwealth University; Director, Richmond Symphony Chorus; Conductor, Richmond Ballet


Arianna Zukerman - Chair of Vocal Studies; Faculty, Benjamin T. Rome School of Music at the Catholic University and Potomac Vocal Institute

Erin R. Freeman 

Giovanni Reggioli - Opera conductor and coach

Vale Rideout - Tenor and International Soloist

Bob McDonald - US Army Chorus


Daron Hagen - Chair of Composition Studies

Gilda Lyons - Faculty, The Hartt School

Arts Administration

Julianne Akins - Executive Director, Wintergreen Performing Arts

Grant Ellis - Operations Director, Roanoke Symphony Orchestra

Erin R. Freeman - Artistic Director, Wintergreen Performing Arts