Michael Barrett, Music Director

Michael Barrett

Michael Barrett is active in the Boston area as a professional musician and teacher.


As a singer Mr. Barrett has collaborated with the Boston Camerata, Huelgas Ensemble, Blue Heron, Nederlandse Bachvereniging (Netherlands Bach Society), L’Académie, Seven Times Salt, and Exsultemus.  He can be heard on harmonia mundi and Blue Heron record labels.

In Boston Mr. Barrett directs Convivium Musicum, a chamber choir for Renaissance music.  He has taught courses in conducting, music history and theory at Boston University and the Cambridge Center for Adult Education.  He also maintains a studio for private instruction in voice, piano and music theory.

Mr. Barrett earned an AB in music from Harvard University, an MM in choir conducting from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, and First Phase Diploma in Baroque and Classical singing from the Koninklijk Conservatorium (Royal Conservatory) in The Hague, The Netherlands.  He is currently a doctoral student in choral conducting at Boston University.