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Dr. Stephen M Hopkins

Dr. Stephen M Hopkins

Choral Adjudicator

Adjudication Dates

4/17, 4/18, 5/14, 5/15 & 5/16

Director of Choral Activities in the Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University, a position he has held since 1992.  He conducts the Chamber Singers and University Singers and teaches choral conducting, choral techniques, and choral literature at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.  His previous teaching experience includes two years as Director of Choral Activities at West Texas State University in Canyon, Texas and seven years of public school teaching in Tennessee and Texas.  A native of Paris, Tennessee, Dr.. Hopkins holds the Doctor of Musical Arts and Master of Music degrees in Choral Conducting from the University of Texas at Austin and received his Bachelor of Music Education degree from Murray State University.