Dr. Harris Loewen

Department of Music




Dr. Harris Loewen

Associate Professor
DMA, MA (Iowa), Cert. Theol. (Assoc. Mennonite Biblical Sem., Indiana), BMus (UBC)

Office:Thistle west 140B
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 3823
E-mail: hloewen@brocku.ca

Dr. Loewen is a choral conductor and clinician, solo and ensemble singer (classical and jazz) and choral arranger. He has performed as a chorister, baritone soloist and/or conductor with professional and amateur choirs in Canada, the U.S. and Europe, and has served as a jazz vocalist with several regional ensembles. He is the founding conductor of both the Niagara Vocal Ensemble and Avanti Chamber Singers (a designated Ensemble-in-Residence at Brock University), and former conductor of several other choral groups in southern Ontario.  With the NVE and ACS, as well as the Brock University Choirs, he has released a number of recordings in the Voices of Niagara CD Series, featuring the work of Niagara composers, including some of his own pieces. At Brock University he teaches courses in conducting and choral methods, conducts the university Choirs and directs the Music Department's Viva Voce Choral Series

Questions about the Brock University Choirs or Ensembles-in-Residence?

E-mail: hloewen@brocku.ca

Dr. Harris Loewen
Dr. Harris Loewen