Faculty

Kish, Kelsey — Vocal Music Faculty

kkish@charterarts.org

Kelsey Lauren Kish, from Easton, PA, holds a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance degree from Moravian College, a Master of Music in Vocal Performance from the University of South Carolina, and is nearing the completion of a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Vocal Performance degree from USC.  She has appeared in many Opera at USC productions including the roles of  Die Mutter in Humperdinck’s Hänsel und Gretel, Old Lady/Baroness in Bernstein’s Candide, Rita in Donizetti’s Rita, and Mrs. Cratchet/Ghost of Christmas Past in Douglas’ Scrooge. READ MORE

Macbeth, David — Vocal Music Faculty

dmacbeth@charterarts.org
(610) 868-2971 Ext. 3159

David B. Macbeth, a founding vocal/choral faculty member of the Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts and current Vocal Department Artistic Director, conducts two of the school’s six choral ensembles, and teaches classes in honors level music history, Advanced Placement music theory, vocal techniques, and keyboarding. READ MORE


Brown, Chet — Vocal Music Faculty

cbrown@charterarts.org
(610) 868-2971 Ext.2401

Chet Brown has been a part of the music scene in Philadelphia his entire life. As a child, he sang gospel in church and studied piano, trumpet and other instruments. As a young adult, he was involved in teaching at Lighthouse Arts and Music Camp in Pottsville, PA. READ MORE

Chaban, Neil-Dominic — Assistant Director of Music, Piano & Vocal Technique

nchaban@charterarts.org
610-868-2971 Ext. 2029

Neil-Dominic Chaban grew up in the heart of the music scene of Chester County.  After rigorous classical study, Neil attended West Chester University on an educator’s scholarship. Once at West Chester, he earned merit scholarships for performance, pedagogy, and academics.  READ MORE

Kish, Kelsey — Vocal Music Faculty

kkish@charterarts.org

Kelsey Lauren Kish, from Easton, PA, holds a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance degree from Moravian College, a Master of Music in Vocal Performance from the University of South Carolina, and is nearing the completion of a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Vocal Performance degree from USC.  She has appeared in many Opera at USC productions including the roles of  Die Mutter in Humperdinck’s Hänsel und Gretel, Old Lady/Baroness in Bernstein’s Candide, Rita in Donizetti’s Rita, and Mrs. Cratchet/Ghost of Christmas Past in Douglas’ Scrooge. READ MORE

Lemperle, Leeann — Vocal Music Faculty

llemperle@charterarts.org

Ms. Lemperle is thrilled to join the Music Department at Charter Arts as a new Vocal Music Teacher. Ms. Lemperle graduated from Clarks Summit University with a bachelors degree in Music Education and a minor in Communications Theatre. READ MORE

Wells, Matthew — Director of Music

mwells@charterarts.org
610-868-2971 ext. 3129

Mr. Wells attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania where he studied under Dr. Jack Stamp, Dr. Gary Olmstead and Dr. Michael Kingan. He graduated with a BA in music with a focus on percussion and later, received his PA Teacher Certification. READ MORE