Alison Unsworth, Artistic Director 2019-present
Alison Unsworth is a lifelong choral singer, educator, and conductor. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Choral Education from Brigham Young University and her master’s degree in Choral Conducting from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina.
She taught choral and general music in elementary, middle, and high schools, and has directed community adult and children’s choirs in North Carolina and Utah. Alison is an active choral singer, having sung with the Durham Civic Choral Society, the Vocal Arts Ensemble, and the Duke University Collegium Musicum in North Carolina, as well as the Utah Chamber Artists and the Salt Lake Vocal Artists. She currently sings with the Choir of the Cathedral of the Madeleine in downtown Salt Lake City. Alison has toured throughout the United States, China, and Europe as a choral singer.
She maintains a private piano studio in her home, teaches voice and conducting lessons, and is a frequent accompanist. In addition to the Wasatch Chorale, she is the artistic director of the Sterling Singers, a community choir based in the Salt Lake Valley. Alison and her husband, Andrew, have five children and live in South Jordan.