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Marc Setzer served as Director of Choral Music and Performing Arts Chair at South Mecklenburg High School in Charlotte, North Carolina from 1979 until his retirement in June of 2014. He holds both the Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from the University of Michigan and has been the recipient of several awards including the Theodore Presser Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music Education, a finalist for Teacher of the Year in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System in 1988, and North Carolina’s Choral Music Teacher of the Year in 2013.
For several years, Mr. Setzer served as Music Director of the Carolina Voices and, in 1993, was the founding director of the Charlotte Philharmonic Chorus. He is currently an adjunct member of the music faculty at Wingate University near Charlotte, and continues to be active as a music director for local musical productions, a clinician for All-County and All-State choirs, an adjudicator for state and national choral festivals, an instructor of private voice and piano, and as a consultant specializing in secondary choral music education and coordinated community/school system performing arts projects.