Kevin Simons, conductor Kevin, a native of Pinckney, Michigan, is Assistant Professor of Music at Saginaw Valley State University where he teaches applied and class voice and conducts the Cardinal Singers and Concert Choir. He holds degrees in vocal performance and choral conducting from the University of Oklahoma and Central Michigan University, and is currently enrolled as a doctoral student in Music Education at Boston University. He is the Director of Music and Organist at St. John's Episcopal Church in Saginaw. In 2007 he was appointed Choral Director for the Baroque on Beaver Island festival, where he conducts the festival chorus in works with orchestra. Music will include works by Mozart, Sondheim, Purcell and Sullivan. Admission is free at the Rhea Miller Recital Hall, 7400 Bay Road in University Center at 7:30pm.