Aurora University


Lisa Fredenburgh
Lisa Fredenburgh, DMA

Associate Professor of Music, Director of Choral Activities, Chair of the Music Department Office Phone: 630-844-4577
Email: Areas of expertise: Choral conducting Education: DMA, Conducting, The University of Arizona
MM, Vocal Performance, The University of Arizona
MM, Conducting, The University of Arizona
BA, Music Education, Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) Favorite thing about AU: "Aurora is a place for each willing student to grow, even past what they think their potential is."

Cristian Pastorello, DMA

Associate Professor of Music Office Phone: 630-844-6842
Email: Areas of expertise: Piano and music theory Education: DMA, Piano Performance, The University of Connecticut
MM, Piano Performance, The Boston Conservatory
BM, Piano Performance, The Conservatory of Padua (Padua, Italy)

Mark Plummer
Mark Plummer, DA

Associate Professor of Music Office Phone: 630-844-5152
Email: Areas of expertise: Music history, opera, musical theatre Education: DA, Music (Choral Conducting and Opera Direction), University of Northern Colorado
MM, Music (Voice Performance), Roosevelt University
BME, Music Education, South Dakota State University Favorite thing about AU: "Making art with a great group of colleagues."

Additional adjunct instructors bring expertise in piano, opera history, voice, flute, classical guitar, piano, string ensemble, clarinet, trumpet and organ.