B.S., University of Connecticut at Storrs
M.F.A., University of California, Irvine
D.M.A., Arizona State University
Richard Chagnon has been the director of vocal and choral activities at San Diego Mesa College since 1984. Choral groups under his direction have toured Australia, Japan, Europe, the Baltics, as well as throughout California and across the USA. Dr. Chagnon has had the pleasure of conducting several middle school and honor choirs as well as serving as a clinician at several choir festivals. In addition to directing choirs, Professor Chagnon teaches class voice, private voice, Music of Our Time, and Music for Elementary School Teachers.