Collins, Drew

Drew Collins (b. 1975) is Director of Choral Activities for Central Connecticut State University. Prior to this appointment, he was on the faculties of Wright State University (Ohio) and Augustana College (Illinois), conducted the University of Cincinnati Men’s Chorus, and taught in the public schools.

Dr. Collins has compositions, arrangements, and editions published by the finest music publishers. He is commissioned frequently, and several works are premiered each year.

Dr. Collins holds degrees from Concordia College, Boston University, and University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. He has studied with René Clausen, Ann Howard Jones, Daniel Moe, and Earl Rivers. He is in demand as a festival director, clinician, and adjudicator.