Marc Weagraff headshot

Associate Professor of Voice
D.M.A., The University of Michigan

Marc Weagraff

Marc Weagraff headshot

Associate Professor of Voice and Choral Studies

D.M.A., The University of Michigan
M.M., B.M., The Cleveland Institute of Music

Dr. Marc Weagraff has a firmly established reputation as a teacher of excellence. His students have performed with national and international opera programs (Sarasota, Hawaii Performing Arts, AIMS, FAVA, AVA Russian Intensive), in leading roles on Broadway ("Mean Girls," "Les Mis," "Ghost," "Bring it on!," "Rock of Ages"), in numerous national and international tours ("Hamilton," "American Idiot," "Book of Mormon," "West Side Story," "Phantom of the Opera"), on network television, and have been accepted to top-tier graduate programs in voice.

Dr. Weagraff studied voice with Lorna Haywood and George Vassos and choral conducting under Theo Morrison. His opera credits include roles with Cleveland Opera Theater, The Utah Opera Company, Lyric Opera Cleveland, Cleveland Concert Opera, Michigan Opera Works, The University of Michigan, The University of Michigan Gilbert and Sullivan Society, the Cleveland Institute of Music and numerous performances in musical theater programs. Several of his performances have been broadcast over WCLV (Cleveland) and KBYU (Provo, UT) radio. Equally at home with oratorio repertoire, he has performed as soloist with the internationally renowned University of Michigan Men's Glee Club, the Utah Symphony, Master Singers, Inc., and many regional choral organizations. He has been heard in recital throughout the region including various academic, church-sponsored and social concert series venues. As a choral conductor, Dr. Weagraff has enjoyed over 40 years of experience on the podium in liturgical and collegiate settings. His most recent liturgical position was Director of Music Ministries at St. Noel Church in Willoughby Hills, Ohio. where his choirs performed in Rome and Assisi, Italy including the worldwide telecast of the 2007 New Year’s Day Papal Mass at St. Peter’s Basilica and in concert at San Ignazio Church. His choirs have also performed throughout the greater Cleveland area including The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist and the regional NPM convention. Dr. Weagraff maintains voice studios in New York and Cleveland, offers masterclasses across the country, and is a sought-after choral and voice clinician.