Dr. Cory Wikan

Cory D. Wikan, Visiting Assistant Professor of Music, joined the Hurley School of Music faculty in the fall of 2012. In addition to conducting Camerata, he teaches a three-semester choral conducting sequence, Introduction to Music Education, Elementary and Secondary Music Education Methods, and Music History, as well as observes student teachers during their practical field experience in area schools. Prior to Centenary College, Cory conducted choirs and taught at Northwestern (Evanston, IL) and Boston Universities. A tenor, Cory occasionally enjoys performing with a variety of professional opera companies, community choruses, and other organizations throughout the United States. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from Luther College (Decorah, IA), a Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance from Northwestern University (Evanston, IL), and a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Boston University.