Kevin Vondrak is a conductor and collaborator in Philadelphia. He is currently assistant conductor & artistic associate at the Grammy-winning new music choir The Crossing, where he works alongside Donald Nally to help imagine and support the ensemble’s creative vision. He also recently served as assistant music director of the Mile-Long Opera, a work for 1000 voices by composer David Lang and architecture firm Diller Scofidio + Renfro, staged on the High Line in New York City. He has collaborated on creative projects with the New York Philharmonic, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Bang on a Can, Target, Brooklyn Academy of Music, the 2018 TED Conference (Vancouver), Warren Miller Performing Arts Center (Montana), The Tenement Museum (NYC), Haarlem Choral Biennale (Netherlands), and Klockriketeatern at the Finnish National Opera (Helsinki).
Kevin holds a Master of Music in Choral Conducting from Northwestern University, and a BA from Washington University in St. Louis. He is a staff singer and associate conductor at St. Thomas' Church, Whitemarsh (Flourtown, PA), directs the choir at The Beaumont (Bryn Mawr, PA), is conducting scholar with the Reading Choral Society (Reading, PA), and is a board member, conductor, and singer with the Chestnut Street Singers (Philadelphia, PA). He lives by the woods in Mt. Airy, Philadelphia, where he enjoys running alongside the Wissahickon Creek.