Stephen Black | conductor


Stephen Black, a native of Kentucky, is an accomplished organist, conductor and singer. Mr. Black has received several honors and awards in both organ performance and choral conducting. He is a recipient of the Charles Ives Prize in organ performance and the Richard French Prize in choral conducting from Yale University. Prior to moving to Southern California, he conducted over fifty concerts in New York, including performances of the Brahms Requiem, Bach's Magnificat and Christmas Oratorio, the Requiem of Frederick Delius, Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, Haydn's Paukenmesse, Ralph Vaughan William's Mass in G Minor, and the New York City premiere of Carol Barnett's The World Beloved: A Bluegrass MassMore >

Stephen Black (above) conducting the USC Thornton School of Music Recital Choir in Salmo 139 by Miguel Chuaqui. More >

Claude Debussy Danse Sacrée; Stephen Black, conductor; Alison Bjorkedal, harp; University of Southern California. More >


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