Dr. David Rentz works throughout Southern California and abroad as a conductor, teacher, singer, and composer. Whether conducting orchestras, directing college choirs, or leading performances and recording sessions by contemporary music ensembles, he is known for his rigorous musicianship, compelling musicality, artistic versatility, and ability to connect with both performers and audiences. A true musical omnivore, his projects range from conducting world-premiere chamber operas in Los Angeles to leading choral performances at colleges and universities throughout China. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (M.M.) and the Yale University School of Music (M.M.A., D.M.A.).