Drew Wheaton is the tenor of the 2016 International Barbershop Quartet champions, Forefront, and has been the Musical Director of the Thoroughbred Chorus since 2012. He holds music degrees from McGill University and the University of Louisville and a Masters of Music in Choral Conducting at U of L.
Drew is a co-founder of U of L’s Cardinal Rule, an a cappella group that has performed at various workshops and festivals in Kentucky and Ohio in the last 3 years. He is now the director of 1856, a Junior Varsity a cappella group at Male Traditional High School in Louisville.
Drew teaches private voice lessons in his office studio in his home. This is also where he records learning tracks for various barbershop and a cappella ensembles.
Drew has also been active as a coach and clinician, coaching various quartets and choruses, directing youth barbershop camps, and teaching at various contemporary a cappella workshops and camps (Kettering National A Cappella Festival, Camp A Cappella, etc.). He is the National Championships Director for the A Cappella Education association. He also is a live sound engineer for various contemporary a cappella concerts throughout Louisville.
Drew lives in Louisville with his beautiful wife, Kristina, who is also an award-winning barbershop singer (2013 International Harmony Incorporated Quartet Champion). They met at a barbershop convention and continue to share their music with each other.
Drew has a growing library of songs already recorded for sale! Please take a look at the Learning Tracks page and see what tracks have already been recorded.
For instructions on the process of ordering custom recordings, please go to the Instructions page.
For any other questions, or for placing orders, please contact Drew at firstname.lastname@example.org
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