Associate Professor of Music
B.M., Friends University; M.M., Boston University
Oakley is Director of Choral, Vocal and Sacred Music Studies at Catawba, where he is also the College Organist. He is the Music Director and Principal Conductor of the Ethos Consortium, a fully professional chamber orchestra and professional chorus in Charlotte, North Carolina. Maestro Oakley is the Artistic Director and Conductor for the Northstar Choral Festival and the Manhattan Festival of Sacred Music (both in New York) and the Masterclass Conference on Church Music. He is the editor of a series of new choral compositions and historical editions of choral music for Colla Voce Music, Inc.