1307 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27605
Fine Arts Department
Cynthia Brown |Email | Webpage
Cynthia Brown holds degrees from Campbell University (BA) and Southern Seminary (Master of Church Music, Doctor of Musical Arts) and has a wealth of experience in voice, organ and conducting. She directs the choral and instrumental music programs and serves as the Chair of Fine Arts. Dr. Brown previously taught at Meredith College, Campbell University and Southern Seminary.
David Kilbride |Email
David Kilbride works as the Assistant Principal Second Violin of the North Carolina Symphony. Mr. Kilbride graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Music with a BA in Violin performance in 1993. His principal teachers include Bernard Goldschmit, Linda Cerone, Dr. James Stern and Kay Stern. He was selected to perform with Sir George Solti in the Solti Orchestral Project at Carnegie Hall in 1994. Prior to his appointment in the North Carolina Symphony, David served as a member of the New World Symphony, the Hong Kong Philharmonic, Assistant Concertmaster of the Stockton Symphony, Pacific Symphony Orchestra, Opera Pacific Orchestra, the Richmond Symphony and the Virginia Symphony.
Maggie Rasnick |Email | Webpage
Maggie Rasnick holds the BFA in Theatre from the University of Memphis and her MFA in Acting from the University of Florida. A professional actor and director, she is a member of Actor's Equity Association, Assitej, and the American Alliance of Theatre and Education. Her education and direction credits include numerous positions and productions in Orlando, Seattle, Gainesville, and Raleigh.
Bill Thelen |Email | Webpage
Bill Thelen holds degrees from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (BFA) and the UNC-Chapel Hill (MFA) and has exhibited art both nationally and internationally. Locally, he is represented by Branch Gallery in Durham, and has been the owner and director of Lump Gallery/Projects in Raleigh since 1996. Mr. Thelen has previously taught at Mt. Olive College, UNC-Chapel Hill, and St. Augustine’s College.