Expertise

Her primary performance and research areas are the African-American spiritual, the art songs of William Grant Still, and voice-care concerns for choral singers and directors.

Dr. Powell is commissioned yearly to compose for professional, university, community, church and secondary school choruses.

Praised for their rhythmic energy, colorful harmonies, and well-crafted vocal lines, Dr. Powell’s compositions include sacred and secular works for mixed, women’s, men’s, and children’s voices.

Past Affiliations
Communities
Music
Degrees
PhD, Florida State University, Vocal Performance
BM, Alabama State University, Music Education
MM, Westminster Choir College, Vocal Performance and Pedagogy
Keywords
music