Centre College Faculty
Barbara L. Hall• H.W. Stodghill, Jr. and Adele H. Stodghill Professor of Music
• Chair of Music Program
Office: Grant Hall—312
Barbara Hall is professor of music at Centre, where she has taught since 1980. She has held the Stodghill Professorship in Humanities since its inception in 2004 and is the former chair of the division of arts and humanities.
A veteran teacher, conductor, and performer, Hall directs Centre's choral program, which includes student groups such as Centre Singers, Women's Voices, and Centre Men. She teaches humanities, music history, theory, and conducting. Hall founded and directs the Danville Summer Singers and Sounding Joy, an auditioned women's ensemble of 30-32 singers.
Hall is a member of the American Choral Directors Association, the National Collegiate Choral Organization, and the College Music Society. She is past governor of the Association of Teachers of Singing.
Hall earned a B.M. at the University of Michigan, an M.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a D.M. from Indiana University.
To read about Hall’s work with the student performance of Dido and Aeneas, click here.
File last updated: 8/6/13