Kevin McBeth

Kevin McBeth

10th anniversary 
IN UNISON Chorus Director

Kevin McBeth became the Director of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra IN UNISON Chorus in January 2011. Over the past decade, he has prepared singers in this pioneering chorus for dozens of performances, grown the IN UNISON Chorus' artistic profile, led the SLSO in concerts, supported the SLSO's educational mission, and introduced orchestral music to countless people throughout St. Louis. The entire SLSO family celebrates Kevin's innumerable contributions to music in the St. Louis community.

Kevin's First SLSO Concert

In February 2011, Kevin conducted his very first Lift Every Voice: Celebrating Black History Month concert. Nine PBS captured this concert for its Living St. Louis Program. This program featured cellist Patrice Jackson.

Kevin McBeth 
In the past ten years, Kevin has seen and done a lot with the St. Louis Symphony IN UNISON Chorus. The extraordinary performances. The amazing guest artists.  And the countless memories.



Kevin McBeth 
Enjoy this concert by the IN UNISON Chorus and SLSO, led by Kevin, from 2019. The Lift Every Voice concert is a treasured SLSO tradition, captured and broadcast by Nine PBS.



Kevin McBeth 
Kevin led the IN UNISON Chorus during its 25th anniversary celebration in 2019. This interview with Kevin appeared in the February 2019 issue of Playbill.



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About the IN UNISON Chorus


Founded in 1994, the St. Louis Symphony IN UNISON Chorus is a pioneering chorus that specializes in the performance and preservation of music of African and African American cultures. Kevin McBeth has directed the chorus since 2011.

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