Location: Kentucky, USA
Adam Beeken of Cleveland, TN, is currently a Doctoral of Musical Arts in Choral Conducting student at the University of Kentucky where he has been conductor of the UK Men’s Chorus and Choristers and is employed as Director of Music Ministries at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church. He graduated summa cum laude from Emory & Henry College (Emory, VA) with the Bachelor of Arts in Music and Theater where he studied with Mark Owen Davis. He also earned the Masters of Music Performance in Choral Conducting from the University of Kentucky where he studied with Dr. Jeff Johnson and Dr. Lori Hetzel. Mr. Beeken has held positions at Lexington Catholic High School, Park United Methodist Church (Lexington) & Glade Spring (VA) Middle School. He holds membership in ACDA, MENC, NPM, and AEA. He currently resides in Lexington, Kentucky with his wonderful family—Stephanie, his wife, and five children Mary Rose, Rebekah, Susannah, Simeon, & Thomas.