Ms. Victoria Benson
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Music Department Chair and Vocal Music Director
Phone: 262-376-6286

Ms. Benson joined the CHS staff in 2006 after a fifteen year opera performance and teaching career in Europe and 5 years teaching experience at the university (Marquette, UWM) and professional level. She holds a Bachelor of Music - summa cum laude from St. Norbert College, Master of Fine Arts- magna cum laude from University of Minnesota and doctoral studies at Ohio State University. Also fluent in German, she has taught for FLAG of Cedarburg. Recent performances include leading roles with the Skylight Opera Theater, the Milwaukee Mandolin Orchestra and the Racine Symphony Orchestra. She is also an active member of the Cedarburg Artists Guild, Wisconsin School Music Association and the Wisconsin Choral Directors Association. A much sought after teacher as well as performer, Ms. Benson has conducted seminars for the Skylight Opera Theatre Apprentice Artist Program and the First Stage/Skylight Summer Academy for young performing artists. Under her tuteledge, the CHS Choral program has participated in the London International Choral Festival, heritage Music Festival in Chicago and as a choral partner performing with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra.

Congratulations to the music department - 2013 NAMM Award winner, one of 60 schools in the Nation!

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