Director of Orchestral Studies
Kimcherie Lloyd is currently the Director of Orchestral Studies and
Opera Theatre in the School of Music. In addition to orchestra and
opera theatre, Mc. Lloyd teaches a graduate seminar in conducting and
individual conducting lessons. Ms. Lloyd holds a Bachelor and Master's
degree in piano performance from Eastern Michigan University, a
Master's degree in orchestral/opera conducting from Louisiana State
University and is currently completing a DMA in conducting from the
University of Minnesota. In addition to her studies in the U.S., Ms.
Lloyd studied conducting with Julius Kalmar at the Conservatorium in
Ms. Lloyd continues to work professionally and currently serves as Director of Music with Kentucky Opera where she is the Music Director for the Rudd Young Artist Program and Assistant Conductor/Chorusmaster for the mainstage productions. Past affiliations include The Minnesota Orchestra, Minnesota Opera, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, Baton Rouge Opera, and Ann Arbor Chamber Orchestra. In addition Ms. Lloyd has served as guest conductor with the Louisville Orchestra and Louisville Youth Orchestra, Music Director of Music Theatre Louisville and Artistic Director of Voices of Kentuckiana. During the summer Ms. Lloyd is the Director of the Kentuckiana Music Institute Orchestra.
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