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Kristin Griffeath, Alum, Gives Cockefair Address

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Dr. Kristin Griffeath (DMA, vocal performance, 2011; MM musicology, 2011) delivered a lecture  to UMKC's Cockefair Annual Luncheon members. Her subject was the use of music in World War I to propagandize the war to the American public and its use  as a morale weapon for our troops. She and Robin Griffeath also performed a few of the songs. 

Kristin is assistant professor at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.  She teaches applied voice lessons, music history, and co-directs the Opera Workshop program each fall.  She currently serves as the faculty advisor to SWOSU’s growing SNATS (Student National Association of Teachers of Singing) chapter.  Robin Griffeath, tenor (DMA vocal performance, 2011) is assistant professor in the music department at Southwestern Oklahoma State University as well.

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949
Email: selfdr@umkc.edu