Area Director, Music Education
Director of Choirs
Tom Wine is Chair of Music Education and Director of Choirs at Wichita State University. Wine is the recipient of the 2009 WSU President's Distinguished Service Award as well as the Burton Pell Award from the Wichita Arts Council, and is editor of the book, Composers on Composing for Choir. Wine is past-president of Kansas American Choral Directors Association. His choirs have appeared at Kansas Music Educators Association nine different times as well as Carnegie Hall in 2009. Wine has conducted district and All-State Choirs in Kansas, Florida, Oklahoma, Missouri, Alabama, and South Carolina. In 2016 he received the Harry Robertson Wilson Lifetime Achievement Award from the Kansas Choral Directors Association. He directs the Chancel Choir at Eastminster Presbyterian Church.