Jeffrey Christmas

Affiliation: Music
Visiting Lecturer in Music and Director of the Choral Ensemble

Jeff Christmas began teaching at Bowdoin in Fall of 2015. In addition to teaching music theory Jeff has taught Art of Singing, Creating Music in the Digital Age, and voice lessons (both classical and pop/jazz). Jeff is a baritone vocalist whose primary studies have been with Julia Pedigo, William Cotten, and Michael Strauss. As a vocalist he enjoys a variety of styles—having sung opera with Boston Lyric Opera, Knoxville Opera, and Greenville Light Opera Works in addition to performing regularly around Maine as a singer-songwriter and collaborator. In May of 2020 Jeff released his latest album of original tunes, Little Universe. You can find more at or Spotify.

Jeff moved to Maine in Fall of 2015 with his partner and two sons. In addition to the work he does at Bowdoin he is also on the faculty at 317 Main Community Music Center in Yarmouth. 


Office hours:

Monday & Wednesday 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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  • MM, Boston Conservatory at Berklee College of Music
  • BS, Appalachian State University