David Kipp – Director of Choral Activities
David L. Kipp is in his 27th year as Director of Choral Activities and the thirteenth director of the Texas A&M University Singing Cadets. Kipp uses his experience in musical theater, voice, and choral direction to help the Singing Cadets perfect music for its fifty-plus concerts each year.
Travis Angel – Assistant Director of Choral Activities
Travis Angel has 40 years of choral conducting experience before coming to Texas A&M University to become the Assistant Director of Choral Activities. Mr. Angel has a Bachelor of Music Education and Master of Arts in Conducting from West Texas State University. Mr. Angel taught in Texas Public Schools at the High School level where his choirs earned numerous awards for their performances.
Bryce Reed – Lead Music Accompanist
Bryce Reed is originally from Waco, Texas, and received his Bachelor of Piano Performance from Baylor University in 2016. He accompanied the Baylor Men’s Choir from 2016-2019 with performances at the American Choral Director’s Association Regional and National Conferences in 2018 and 2019. In addition to his responsibilities with the Singing Cadets, Bryce also serves as the liaison for the Association of Former Singing Cadets.
Michelle Lassiter – Music Accompanist
Michelle Lassiter earned a Bachelor of Music in Piano Pedagogy and Master of Music in Piano Pedagogy and Performance from Baylor University. She has studied at the International Conservatory of Music in Klagenfurt, Austria and the International Conservatory of Music Academy in Vienna, Austria. Her extensive experience performing and accompanying choirs displays her love of music and desire to inspire students in their appreciation of all music.