Kathleen McGuire. Conductor. Composer. Educator.
With a reputation for charming and inspiring audiences and musicians alike with her good-natured repartée on the podium, Dr Kathleen McGuire has enjoyed more than three decades of music-making in six countries, working with orchestras, choirs, ballet, opera and musical theatre including performances at the Sydney Opera House, Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center.
She has earned multiple degrees including the Doctor of Musical Arts from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Her notable achievements have been acknowledged in numerous awards and accolades. Her complete biography is listed in Wikipedia, Marquis’ Who’s Who In The World, and other notable publications.
Born in Australia and proud of her 1800s convict ancestry, she was granted US citizenship in 2011 and calls Melbourne and San Francisco home.