Mark Vuorinen Conductor
Mark Vuorinen recently guest-conducted The Elora Singers to great acclaim for their February 2018 Soup Concert. He is currently the Artistic Director of Kitchener-Waterloo’s Grand Philharmonic Choir and Assistant Professor of Music at Conrad Grebel University College. Mark studied music at Wilfrid Laurier University, Yale University`s Institute of Sacred Music, and the University of Toronto. A recipient of many awards, Mark was named the E. Stanley Sedar Scholar at Yale University and is a recipient of the Elmer Iseler National Graduate Fellowship in Choral Conducting from the University of Toronto. In 2016, Mark received the Leslie Bell Prize for Choral Conducting from the Ontario Arts Council and a National Choral Award (Outstanding Dissertation) from Choral Canada.