Jeff Hunt brings his focus on outstanding repertoire, communicative performances, and sincere singing to his programs, and is known for his lively – yet always sensitive – guidance of his choir. As founder and Music Director of St. Charles Singers, Hunt’s emphasis on musicality with understanding, imagination, and transparency has resulted in beautifully polished and endearing performances by an ensemble known for its exquisite singing. Hunt, in addition to directing St. Charles Singers, is Director of Music at Baker Memorial United Methodist Church in St. Charles, serves as adjunct faculty at Elgin (IL) Community College, is active in several choral directors’ associations, and maintains a voice studio. He received a B.M. from Taylor University and an M.M. in Choral Conducting from Northwestern University.
Hunt is the 2019 recipient of the prestigious Charlemagne Award, a lifetime achievement award given to an individual with a history of distinguished service to the community, and is a 2020 inductee into the Fox Valley Arts Hall of Fame.Back