Dr. Amanda Huntleigh
Director of Choral Activities and Music Education
Clarke University Music Program Coordinator
Dr. Amanda Huntleigh is Artistic Director of the Dubuque Chorale, and serves as Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities at Clarke University. Huntleigh holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in choral conducting from the University of Washington, a Master of Music degree in conducting from George Mason University, and a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Wartburg College. In January 2016 she earned her certification as a Laban/Bartenieff Movement Analyst through Integrated Movement Studies. She is thankful for her conducting mentors, Drs. Lisa A. Billingham, Geoffrey Boers, and Giselle Wyers, as well as her movement mentors, Colleen Wahl and the late Cadence Whittier. Huntleigh has conducted choirs touring in Chile, Iceland, Italy, and Estonia, and taught choral, instrumental, and general music in Illinois, Virginia, and Delaware public schools earlier in her career.