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School of Music, Theatre, and Dance
Kansas State University
109 McCain Auditorium
1501 Goldstein Cir.
Manhattan, KS 66506


David Wood

Music Fundamentals, Music Listening Lab
Director, Collegium Musicum

327 McCain Auditorium

David WoodDavid Wood is the director of K-State’s historical performance ensemble, Collegium Musicum, and teaches music courses for non-majors.

His performing career has included appearances with Dallas Bach Society, The Orchestra of New Spain (Dallas), The New York Baroque Dance Company, The New York State Baroque, Texas Choral Artists, and Fenix de los Ingenios, as well as performances at the Boston, Indianapolis, and Bloomington Early Music Festivals. He was also a founding member of Ishallyn Ensemble for Early Celtic Music.

He holds degrees from Kansas State University (B.M. Voice) and the University of North Texas (M.M. Choral Conducting and Voice), and he studied early music ensemble direction at the Historical Performance Institute at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music. His primary emphases have been the sacred vocal music of the 12th to 18th centuries, liturgical reconstruction, and historical pronunciation.

David also serves as the Special Projects Coordinator for the North American early music service organization, Early Music America, and he is a contributing writer for the nationally-syndicated public radio program Harmonia Early Music.