Dr. Casey Cook was named Musician in Residence and Director of The American University Chorus in the Fall of 2014. He also serves the choral field as the Membership and Operations Associate at Chorus America, and as an in-demand clinician, adjudicator, and freelance conductor.
He has previously served as the Director of Music at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Falls Church, VA, the Assistant Director of the Tucson Chamber Artists (now called True Concord Voices and Orchestra) and the Associate Director of The Reston Chorale.
He earned his Doctor of Musical Arts in choral conducting from the University of Arizona for his research efforts into the compositional completion of Gerald Finzi's Requiem da Camera. He also holds a Master of Music in choral conducting from the University of South Florida and a Bachelor of Music in music education from Miami University.