William A. Wyman, DMA, Professor of Music and Director or Choral Activities at Nebraska Wesleyan University (NWU), completed a Bachelor of Arts degree at Bethany College, West Virginia, and Master's and Doctor of Musical Arts in voice at West Virginia University. He has also studied at Ohio State University and Westminister Choir College.
His choirs have been critically acclaimed in such cultural centers as Vienna and Salzburg, Austria; St. Petersburg, Russia; Prague, Czechoslovakia; Ontario; Hong Kong; Tokyo, and Nagasaki, Japan; Philadelphia; Washington, D.C.; Rochester, and New York City; Chicago; Los Angeles; St. Louis; Milwaukee, and Dallas.
In April of 1995, Wyman made his New York debut conducting a performance of Haydn's The Creation at Avery Fisher Hall with the 330-voice Lincoln Center Choir and New York's Westside Orchestra.
He is an active member of the American Choral Directors' Association having served as a National Committee Chair and Convention Program Chair. In 1996 he served as Convention Chair for the North central Division. He is also a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing and Music Educators National Conference.
In 1996 the Nebraska Choral Directors' Association selected Wyman as the outstanding choral director of the year.
He is active as a clinician and guest conductor in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Nebraska, Missouri, Iowa, Oklahoma, Kansas, South Dakota, Wyoming, Korea and Japan. In addition to the Lincoln Choral Artists, formerly the Lincoln Civic Choir,, he also conducts the Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir, the Nebraska Wesleyan Chamber Singers, and the St. Paul United Methodist Chancel Choir. A native of Philadelphia, he is listed in Who's Who in the Midwest in American Music.
Prior to joining the faculty at Nebraska Wesleyan University, Wyman taught at Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio; West Virginia University; Bethany College; and North Hills High School, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Wyman begins his final season with Lincoln Choral Artists - Lincoln Journal Star (10/9/2013)
Singing lifts my spirit and takes me away for awhile from life's demands. I love to entertain and bring emotions out in others.