Adam Reinwald, baritone, is a graduate of St. Olaf College with a Bachelor of Music degree in vocal music education. Since 1998, Adam has been Artistic Co-Director and Baritone with Cantus, a professional 9-member male vocal ensemble based in the Twin Cities, where he conducts vocal music educational outreach, programs concert repertoire, serves as music director on approximately 40 pieces of music per year, and of course, performs. He has also worked as a voice instructor and elementary music teacher in the Minneapolis area. Adam is fluent in Spanish along with diction studies in French, Italian, German, and English. He has studied voice with Mary Kay Schmidt, Rick Penning, Carl Hogset, Robert Smith, and Dan Dressen. Adam started his first season of teaching with the Academy in Fall 2007.