Lindsay Pope

Conducting DMA
Conducting Associate, University Singers
Conducting Associate, Dallas Symphony Orchestra   Choral Office: MU217

Lindsay Pope is in her second year of doctoral studies in choral conducting at the University of North Texas, where she serves as conducting associate of University Singers and the Assistant Conductor for the Dallas Symphony Chorus. From 2009-2016, Lindsay served as Director of Choral Ensembles and Lecturer in Music at Mount Holyoke College, where she conducted the Glee Club, Chorale, and Chamber Singers, and taught undergraduate conducting. Under her direction, the ensembles participated in tours in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, and New Orleans, released a commercial CD, and performed at the American Choral Directors Association’s 2016 Eastern Division Conference. In addition to her work at Mount Holyoke, Lindsay served as Reading and Standards Chair for Women’s Choirs for the Massachusetts branch of ACDA, as well as appeared as a choral clinician for area children’s choruses and district choirs in Massachusetts and New York. Lindsay is passionate about exposing her students to choral music from a variety of genres, eras, and particularly cultures. She has traveled to Corsica and the Republic of Georgia with Village Harmony to study and perform traditional folk songs and chant. Lindsay completed her Masters at Westminster Choir College, where she served as graduate assistant for Kantorei and Chapel Choir. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Music from Mount Holyoke College, where she directed and sang in the V-8s, the oldest continuing female a cappella group in the nation.