Music Staff

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Sallie Bright

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Performing Arts Coordinator Centre CollegeDramatic Arts, Music, Performing Arts Program Address Grant Hall—304 Phone: 859.238.5424
Biography

Sallie joined the performing arts staff in August 2012 after four years as Academic Affairs Coordinator. Before coming to Centre, she worked as a freelance writer and photographer and as Outreach Coordinator for the local humane society. A native of Danville, she is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism.

Email: sallie.bright@centre.edu

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Staff Congress Representative

2012 — 2015

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Zach Klobnak

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College Organist and Instructor of Music Centre CollegeMusic Home Grant Hall— Phone: 859.238.5424
Biography

Zachary Klobnak is Centre’s Organist and Instructor of Organ, Harpsichord, and Piano. He is also Director of Music and Organist at the Presbyterian Church of Danville, where he directs the music program, administers the “Music on Main Street” concert series, and plays the church’s Taylor & Boody pipe organ.

A native of Iowa, Klobnak holds degrees from Luther College (B.A.), the University of Florida (M.M.), and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (D.M.A.), where he held the Brownson Fellowship for organ studies. His principal organ teachers include Dana Robinson, Laura Ellis, and Gregory Peterson; he has also studied harpsichord with Kathryn Reed and choral conducting with Donald Nally, Fred Stoltzfus, and Timothy Peter.

Klobnak is an active recitalist, a member of the American Guild of Organists and the Presbyterian Association of Musicians, and studied French organ literature and design in Paris and in the Alps region of France. He has held church music positions in Illinois, Florida, and Iowa.

Email: zachary.klobnak@centre.edu

File last updated: 8/24/17

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