• LuAnn Holden
    LuAnn Holden,
    Associate Professor of Music,
    Chairperson of Music Education

    B.M.E., Wesleyan College
    M.M., Georgia State University
    Email: lholden@leeuniversity.edu

    LuAnn Holden is an associate professor of music education at Lee University and chair of the Music Education Department. Holden’s teaching responsibilities include vocal and choral methods courses and the supervision of student teachers. Holden earned the Master of Music Education degree with an emphasis in Choral Music from Georgia State University. She received the Bachelor of Music Education degree from Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia.

    During the academic terms from Fall 2006 through Spring 2011, Holden served Lee University in an administrative role as Chair of the Department of Vocal Music. Prior to her work in higher education, Holden taught general music and choral music in K-12 public schools for 14 years in Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. Holden directed the Lee University Children’s Chorale from 1998 - 2004 and was the Artistic Director of the Chattanooga Girls Choir from Fall 2004 through Spring 2017.

    Professional activities include presenting at state and regional conferences on topics relating to choral rehearsal techniques, such as visual imagery, critical thinking, and assessment. Holden frequently conducts state and regional honor choirs, adjudicates choral festivals, serves as a clinician for choir workshops and writes choral music reviews for publication in the Choral Journal. She was a member of the Atlanta Symphony Chorus, which at that time was conducted by the legendary Robert Shaw.

    Her professional memberships include American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), Tennessee Music Educators Association (TMEA), and Choristers Guild.

Music Events Calendar

8/26
Faculty Recital: Dr. Jonathan Jung, Piano
Begins at 7:30 PM

Squires Recital Hall
Faculty Recital: Dr. Jonathan Jung, Piano
9/05
Presidential Concert Series: Ning An, Piano
Begins at 7:30 PM

Pangle Hall
Presidential Concert Series: Ning An, Piano
Returning to Lee, Ning An is that rare pianist – musician who “combines flawless technique and mastery of the instrument with an expressive power that is fueled by profound and insightful...
9/16
String Theory at the Hunter Hosts an Open Rehearsal
Begins at 2:00 PM

Pangle Hall
String Theory at the Hunter Hosts an Open Rehearsal
String Theory at the Hunter musicians will host an open rehearsal where they will be playing L’Histoire du Soldat. Featuring: Alexi Kenney, violin Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet Peter Kolkay,...
9/18
Trumpet Masterclass: Brandon Ridenour
Begins at 11:00 AM

Squires Recital Hall
Trumpet Masterclass: Brandon Ridenour
9/20
Guest Artist Recital: Alex Lapins, tuba
Begins at 7:30 PM

Squires Recital Hall
Guest Artist Recital: Alex Lapins, tuba
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