Lecturer I in Music, Artist Faculty in Composition, Arranging, and Voice.
Christian Giddings is a conductor, composer, and music educator from Unity, Maine. He holds a D.M.A. in Choral Conducting from the University of Arizona and an M.M. and B.M. in Music Education from the University of Maine. He is a passionate educator and conductor and has worked with ensembles of all ages and ability levels. Christian is also in high demand as an adjudicator, clinician, guest conductor, and presenter, having presented at state conferences in Indiana, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and internationally in Portugal. Christian is the Co-founder of Choir Unlimited – a choral music publisher specializing in publishing digital copies of choral music. In addition to being an Artist Faculty in Voice at UMA, Christian is the music director of the CODA Chorus in Winthrop and music teacher at Deering High School in Portland.