Stanley L. Roberts, conductor
School of Music of Mercer University, where he is the Arthur Lowndes Rich Professor of Choral Conducting. In this position, he conducts the Mercer Singers, the Mercer Women’s Chamber Choir, in addition to Choral Society of Middle Georgia & University Choir. while teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in conducting, choral literature and vocal techniques. Choirs under his direction have sung on numerous programs for the Georgia Music Educators Association, Southern Division ACDA, and the Southern Division of NAFME. Highly regarded as a conductor and clinician he has conducted All-State Choirs, Honor Choirs, and Festival Choruses throughout the United States, England, and Europe, as well as workshops in universities, colleges, churches, and schools.
Also active as a church musician for over 30 years, he is an editor of the hymnal Celebrating Grace (2010) and currently serves as Minister of Music at the First Baptist Church of Christ of Macon, GA, a position he has held for 24 years.