Robert M. Carnochan, conductor
Mack Wood, graduate conductor
Lindsay Kesselman, soprano

A concert showcasing the music of John Mackey, one of today’s most prolific and engaging composers. His latest piece, Places We Can No Longer Go, features guest soprano Lindsay Kesselman, an “artist of a growing reputation for her artistry and intelligence…with a voice of goddess-like splendor” (Fanfare Ma

Brett Graff is’s managing editor and has been a journalist covering money, people and power for over 20 years. Graff contributes to national media outlets including Reuters, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, Maxim, and the PBS show, Nightly Business Report. A former U.S. government economist, her nationally syndicated column The Home Economist is first published in The Miami Herald and then on the Tribune Content Agency, where it’s available to over 400 publications nationwide. She is broadcast weekly on two iHeartRadio news shows and is the author of “Not Buying It: Stop Overspending & Start Raising Happier, Healthier, More Successful Kids,” a parenting guide for people who might be tempted to buy their children the very obstacles they’re trying to avoid.