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Mark Nabholz

Associate Professor - Music




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Mark Nabholz joined the faculty of Mississippi College in the fall of 2015 as Associate Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities. In addition to conducting the MC Singers and the Choctaw Chorus, Dr. Nabholz teaches conducting and choral literature at the undergraduate and graduate levels and coordinates the graduate program in Choral Conducting. Dr. Nabholz also serves as Artistic Director for The Mississippi Chorus, a 90-voice civic organization that maintains a busy performance schedule of major choral works with orchestra.

Prior to his arrival at Mississippi College, he was a member of the music faculty at Erskine College (SC), and Brevard College (NC). Dr. Nabholz holds degrees from the University of South Carolina (DMA), the Eastman School of Music (MM), and Houghton College (BMus), and regularly represents the University as a clinician and adjudicator. A member of the Mississippi state board of the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), he also is an active member of the National Association for Music Education (NAME), the Society for Eighteenth-Century Music (SECM), and the National Collegiate Choral Organization (NCCO) which he serves as a member of the Editorial Board, and as the Mississippi representative to the National Board of Directors.


  • B.Mus., Houghton College
  • M.Mus., Eastman School of Music
  • D.M.A., University of South Carolina