Westrick Music Academy’s Conducting Fellows represent some of the finest young music educators in the region. Fellows are selected by a competitive application process from upper class bachelors students, masters students, and young professionals.
Adrian Camano, Concert Choir Conducting Fellow
Maia Finkel, Concert Choir and Cantores Conducting Fellow
Maia Finkel is an aspiring music educator from Pennington, New Jersey. She is a proud alumna of the Princeton Girlchoir, and is excited to return to Westrick Music Academy as a Conducting Fellow for the upcoming season. Maia is an active choral musician, and has performed with the Ithaca Collge Treble Chorale, the Ithaca College Madrigal Singers, and in the Syracuse Chorale as a featured soloist. She serves as a section leader and a vocal scholar at the Opus Ithaca School of Music, where she assists with both in-person and virtual rehearsals.
Maia will graduate with her Bachelors of Music in Music Education in 2022 from Ithaca College. There, she serves as the President for the college’s chapter of the American Choral Directors Association. Her other professional memberships include Phi Kappa Lambda Music Honor Society and Oracle Honor Society of Ithaca College.
Leigh Huber, Young Men’s Ensemble Conducting Fellow
Shayna Lee, Cantores Conducting Fellow
Emily Obernauer, Ensemble Conducting Fellow