Soloist Cari Earnhart
Cari Earnhart serves as the Director of Choral Activities at Fresno State, where she conducts the Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, Masterworks Chorus and teaches undergraduate/graduate conducting. In demand as a conductor, clinician and adjudicator, Earnhart has worked with choirs in the US and abroad. Abroad she served as DCA at the American University of Sharjah and guest conductor with the Budapesti Vándor Kórus, and the Istanbul International Chamber Choir; served as Maestro of Ensemble Vocale Tempus Floridum and as Maestro Collaboratore of Coro dell’ Accademia del Diletto and Coro Polofonico del Caricentro, all in Florence. An accomplished vocalist, Earnhart has appeared as a guest artist with university, professional, community and church choirs throughout the country and overseas. She began her professional singing career in New York City and has performed professionally as a soloist in the US, Europe and the Middle East. She holds a BM and MM degrees in Vocal Performance/Pedagogy from Oklahoma State University and a DMA in Choral Conducting with related field studies in Vocal Pedagogy from the University of North Texas.