Andrea RamseyAbbreviated Bio

Dr. Andrea Ramsey holds an appointment in choral music education at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio where she teaches choral methods, undergraduate conducting, and conducts the University Chorus. A native Arkansan, Andrea has thirteen years of teaching experience with children’s, public school, and university choruses. She received her Ph.D. in Music Education from Michigan State University where she was a University Distinguished Fellow and her M. M. in Choral Conducting from The University of Kansas. Enjoying regular guest conducting and presenting opportunities, Dr. Ramsey looks forward to presenting and conducting engagements this year in Canada, New Jersey, New York, Michigan, Mississippi, Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, North Carolina, Minnesota, and West Virginia. An ASCAP award-winning composer, Dr. Ramsey composes for a wide range of voices and ability levels and has over 60 works in press with publishers such as Hal Leonard, Boosey & Hawkes, Alliance, Santa Barbara, Walton, Colla Voce, and Carl Fischer. She is composer-in-residence to the Allegro Choirs of Kansas City where she has twice toured abroad with the choirs to Italy, Austria, and the Czech Republic.