Singer Spotlight

  • Bill Horst, Tenor
    Bill Horst, Tenor

    Tenor Bill Horst has sung with Cantabile for five years. He began singing in church choirs in grade school and went on to be part of a high school barbershop quartet called “The Clef Dwellers” [read more…]

  • Pam Malzbender, Alto
    Pam Malzbender, Alto

    Alto Pamela Malzbender has sung with Cantabile for almost 20 years, serving on our Board for about 15 of those years. Her previous singing experience includes singing in middle school, high school, Princeton University Freshman [read more…]

  • Karen Ashcraft, Alto
    Karen Ashcraft, Alto

    Cantabile alto and California native Karen Ashcraft is a Professor in the Department of Communication at CU Boulder and Director of COMM RAP (Communication & Society Residential Academic Program), a live-in learning community for first-year [read more…]

  • Mark Bottemiller, Tenor
    Mark Bottemiller, Tenor

    Former tour bus driver in Alaska and Shakespeare devotee Mark Bottemiller has been singing tenor with Cantabile since 2003. Born in Wadena, Minnesota, Mark earned his BA in Psychology and Speech Communication from Concordia College. [read more…]

  • David Norris, Tenor
    David Norris, Tenor

    Author of the number one selling textbook in comparative endocrinology, Vertebrate Endocrinology, tenor David O. Norris has sung with Cantabile for over 20 years. A native of Ohio, David has a PhD from the University [read more…]

  • Ursula Wade, Soprano
    Ursula Wade, Soprano

    Cantabile soprano Ursula Wade was born in Rustenburg, South Africa and came to the U.S. at the age of nine months. She spent her early years in Dime Box, Texas, so named for the dime [read more…]

  • Jeffrey Wang, Tenor
    Jeffrey Wang, Tenor

    Cantabile tenor Jeffrey Wang joined us last season. He loves art, yoga and fitness and keeps busy dancing salsa multiple times a week, singing karaoke, working on his business and spending time with his golden [read more…]

  • Chelsea Thomas, Soprano
    Chelsea Thomas, Soprano

    Boulder native Chelsea Thomas started singing soprano with Cantabile when she was 19, took a hiatus while in college and came back to sing with us again in 2014. Chelsea loves working in her garden, [read more…]

  • Kyong Johnson, Soprano
    Kyong Johnson, Soprano

    Cantabile soprano Kyong Johnson moved to the United States after graduating from college in her native Korea. She received her PhD in chemistry from Berkeley and worked in academia and the pharmaceutical industry on the [read more…]