Dr. Randall Bradley

Professor of Church Music

Dr. RANDALL BRADLEY is Professor of Church Music at Baylor University and Director of the Church Music Program and the Center for Christian Music Studies where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in church music and directs the Baylor University Men's Choir. He holds the BME Degree from Troy State University, Troy, Alabama; and the MM Degree in Conducting and the DMA Degree in Church Music from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas. ~ MORE...

Dr. Lynne Gackle

Professor of Ensembles
Mary Gibbs Jones Chair in Music
Director of Choral Activities

Lynne Gackle is Professor of Ensembles and conducts Baylor Bella Voce, Baylor Concert Choir, teaches choral conducting, choral literature and serves as the Director of the Ensemble Division. Prior to her Baylor appointment, Lynne taught at the University of South Florida, University of Mississippi and the University of Miami (FL). She received her education from Louisiana State University (BME) and the University of Miami (MM/PhD). ~ MORE...

Dr. Stephen Gusukuma

Lecturer in Choral Activities

Stephen Gusukuma is Lecturer in Choral Music in the School of Music at Baylor University where he conducts both Women’s Choir and VirtuOSO. He holds the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in choral conducting from the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance, and the Bachelor of Music Education and the Master of Music degrees from Baylor University. Appointments at the University of Michigan included Interim Conductor of the University Choir, Conductor of the Residential College Singers, Assistant Conductor of the University Choir, ~ MORE...

Dr. Brian A. Schmidt

Associate Professor of Choral Music

Brian A. Schmidt is Associate Professor of Choral Music at Baylor University and conductor of the Baylor A Cappella Choir and Chamber Singers. He also teaches the graduate choral conducting and literature courses and guides graduate conducting recitals. Schmidt is founder and Artistic Director of the South Dakota Chorale, a professional choir based in Sioux Falls, SD and has grown the ensemble’s artistic presence through commercial recordings and an international recording contract in 2014 with PENTATONE, a Dutch classical label. ~ MORE...


Jill Gusukuma
Administrative Associate for Choral Activities and Instrumental Studies

Andy Eaton, MM Conducting Student
Graduate Teaching Assistant

Parker Bowen, Hugh Sanders Choral Fellow and MM Conducting Student
Graduate Teaching Assistant