• Luann Holden
    LuAnn Holden,
    Associate Professor of Music,
    Chairperson of Music Education

    B.M.E., Wesleyan College
    M.M., Georgia State University
    Email: lholden@leeuniversity.edu

    LuAnn Holden is an associate professor of music education at Lee University and chair of the Music Education Department. Holden’s teaching responsibilities include vocal and choral methods courses and the supervision of student teachers. Holden earned the Master of Music Education degree with an emphasis in Choral Music from Georgia State University. She received the Bachelor of Music Education degree from Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia.

    During the academic terms from Fall 2006 through Spring 2011, Holden served Lee University in an administrative role as Chair of the Department of Vocal Music. Prior to her work in higher education, Holden taught general music and choral music in K-12 public schools for 14 years in Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. Holden directed the Lee University Children’s Chorale from 1998 - 2004 and was the Artistic Director of the Chattanooga Girls Choir from Fall 2004 through Spring 2017.

    Professional activities include presenting at state and regional conferences on topics relating to choral rehearsal techniques, such as visual imagery, critical thinking, and assessment. Holden frequently conducts state and regional honor choirs, adjudicates choral festivals, serves as a clinician for choir workshops and writes choral music reviews for publication in the Choral Journal. She was a member of the Atlanta Symphony Chorus, which at that time was conducted by the legendary Robert Shaw.

    Her professional memberships include American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), Tennessee Music Educators Association (TMEA), and Choristers Guild.

Music Events Calendar

11/18
Musical Revue
Begins at 3:00 PM | Read more

Squires Recital Hall
Musical Revue
James Frost, director

This event is open to the public, free, and tickets are not required.

11/19
Sr. Recital: Monica Wright, soprano & Grayson Long, guitar
Begins at 6:00 PM | Read more

Squires Recital Hall
Sr. Recital: Monica Wright, soprano & Grayson Long, guitar
This event is open to the public, free, and tickets are not required.
11/19
Sr. Recital: Courtney Blackwell, soprano & Cherish Varlack, mezzo-soprano
Begins at 8:00 PM | Read more

Squires Recital Hall
Sr. Recital: Courtney Blackwell, soprano & Cherish Varlack, mezzo-soprano
This event is open to the public, free, and tickets are not required.
11/26
Advent Now!
Begins at 7:30 PM

Pangle Hall
Advent Now!
11/27
Wind Ensemble
Begins at 7:30 PM | Read more

Conn Center
Wind Ensemble
David R. Holsinger, conductor

This event is open to the public, free, and tickets are not required.

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