KORY REID, countertenor, is excited to begin his seventh season with Chanticleer. He studied Music Education at Pepperdine University and completed a Masters Degree in Choral Conducting from the University of Southern California. Mr. Reid is a sought after countertenor soloist who has sung for Los Angeles Zimriyah Chorale, Los Robles Master Chorale, Catgut Trio, USC Chamber Singers, Pepperdine University Concert Choir and Collegium Musicum, and for many diverse choral recitals and church music programs across the country. He is also a barbershop music enthusiast, won the International Barbershop Chorus Contest singing with the Westminster Chorus, and can often be found singing tags on street corners. Mr. Reid teaches private voice and stays active as a music educator, clinician, and ensemble coach.