Dr. Cory Evans is Director of Choral Activities at Utah State University. He holds degrees from Utah State University, the University of Florida, and Arizona State University. He also serves as Associate Director of the American Festival Chorus. Under his direction, the Utah State University Chamber Singers have been featured on American Public Media’s “Performance Today” and were eligible for a Grammy Award nomination in 3 categories for their 2010 album Show Me Thy Ways: Choral Music of Daniel E. Gawthrop. He conducted the USU Chamber Singers at the 2015 American Choral Director’s Association National Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. Cory regularly conducts internationally and is highly acclaimed as a guest conductor, clinician, and adjudicator. As a tenor soloist, Cory performs throughout the world, and has been a featured soloist with several prominent orchestras and choral ensembles including the American Festival Chorus and the Grammy Award-winning American vocal ensemble, Conspirare.