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Lyle Anderson

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Lyle Anderson,
Senior Professor of Music; Director of Concert Chorale and Men's Glee Club


Dr. Anderson serves as coordinator of choral studies and conducts the Concert Chorale, Men’s Glee Club, and Vocal Arts Ensemble. He is an authority on choral conducting and theory pedagogy and is active as a choral clinician and guest conductor throughout the Midwest. Since 1970, Dr. Anderson has led 13 overseas missions ministries and 60 concert tours. He is a member of the American Choral Directors Association and the National Association for Music Education. In 1999, Dr. Anderson was honored as Cedarville University’s faculty member of the year.

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University
  • M.A., The Ohio State University
  • B.M.E., Cedarville College


  • Interests: Family activities, music conferences, concerts, musical theatre, reading, OSU and Colts football, travel
  • Favorite Places to Visit: Europe, Asia, the Baltic, Colorado, Florida, anywhere near lakes, rivers, or oceans

Contact Information

Expert Topics

  • Conducting Technique
  • Structure of Music
  • Style and Singing Technique