Second Presbyterian Church

Eighth & Waller Streets Portsmouth, OH 45662     740-353-4159

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Dr. Stanley Workman, Jr. received his bachelor of Music in Voice Performance from Kent State University and a Master of Music from Memphis State University. He received additional training at Indiana University where he was a student of the late Margaret Harshaw. 

Workman has recently completed a second Master of Music degree in Choral Conducting from Kent State University. He earned his Doctorate at the Ohio State University and received the honor of being chosen to sing at the ceremony.

He has appeared in leading and supporting roles with Kent Opera Theatre, Cleveland Opera Theatre, and the Memphis and Indiana University Opera Theatre.

Other musical training includes studies at Blossom Festival School of Music, the Boris Goldovsky Opera Institute, and vocal coaching with John Wustman, Martin Katz, Vance George, Paul Nadler, Mark Flint, Courtney Kenny, Robert Page, Gerard Souzay, Beverly Wolff, and Virginia Zeani. 

Many kudos and hearty congratulations to Second's own organist-choirmaster, Dr. Stanley Workman, on receiving the very first Mary Smalley Outstanding Arts Educator Award from the Portsmouth Area Arts Council on Sat, June 3, 2017.  

The "Second Pres Chancel Choir & Friends" were so pleased to be a part of the program as we celebrated a richly deserved award! 

From our "Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols" service 

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