Lila Noonkester

Lila Noonkester

  • Associate Professor of Music and Chair, Department of Music
  • Faculty, College of Arts & Humanities
A 365 Josephine B. Abney Cultural Center
Education

D.M.A., Eastman School of Music (1988) 
M.M., Eastman School of Music (1984) 
B.M., Oberlin Conservatory of Music (1982) 

Areas of Expertise
  • Voice
  • Theory
  • Opera Workshop
Creative Works & Activities

CREATIVE WORKS & ACTIVITIES

  • Judge (Other Creative Activities). , , 2016.
  • Judge (Other Creative Activities). , South Carolina, Charleston 2016.
  • National Association of Teachers of Singing Mid-Atlantic Regional (MD/D.C., VA, NC, SC) Student Auditions, UNC-Greensboro (Other Creative Activities). , , 2014.
  • Interim Director of Music (Performance). , South Carolina, Greenwood 2014.
  • NASM Committee on Ethics, Member (Other Creative Activities). , , 2014.
  • South Carolina National Association of Teachers of Singing State Auditions, USC-Columbia(Other Creative Activities). March, , 2014.
  • Alma Carter Scholarship Auditions sponsored by Easley Piano Teachers Forum (Other Creative Activities). March, South Carolina, Easley 2014.
  • National Association of Teachers of Singing Mid-Atlantic Regional (MD/D.C., VA, NC, SC) Student Auditions, Charleston, SC (Other Creative Activities). , , 2013.
  • South Carolina National Association of Teachers of Singing State Auditions, USC-Columbia(Other Creative Activities). , , 2012.
  • South Carolina National Association of Teachers of Singing State Auditions, USC-Columbia(Other Creative Activities). , South Carolina, Columbia 2012.
  • South Carolina National Association of Teachers of Singing State Auditions, USC-Columbia(Other Creative Activities). March, South Carolina, Columbia 2011.
  • National Association of Schools of Music Annual Meeting: Roundtable for Small Music Units(Other Creative Activities). November, Arizona, Scottsdale 2011.
  • National Association of Teachers of Singing Mid-Atlantic Regional Auditions, Shenandoah Conservatory (Other Creative Activities). April, Virginia, Winchester 2011.
  • Festiva Concert Series, First Presbyterian Church (Performance). November, South Carolina,Greenwood 2010.
  • soprano soloist, I will sing new songs from Dvorak's Biblical Songs (Performance). August,South Carolina, Greenwood 2008.
  • soprano soloist, Ihgemann and Williams' Through the Night (Performance). November, South Carolina, Greenwood 2008.
  • soprano soloist, Laitman's I Never Saw Another Butterfly (Performance). March, South Carolina,Columbia 2007.
  • soprano soloist, I Know that my Redeemer Liveth from Handel's Messiah (Performance).November, South Carolina, Greenwood 2007.
  • soprano soloist, Bach's Wachet auf (Performance). September, South Carolina, Greenwood2007.
  • pianist, full recital by mezzo-soprano Katie Bryant (Performance). October, South Carolina,Greenwood 2007.
  • soprano/tenor duet, Bach's Ein feste Burg (Performance). October, South Carolina, Greenwood2007.
  • South Carolina National Association of Teachers of Singing student voice auditions (Other Creative Activities). March, South Carolina, Columbia 2006.