Matthew Baker is excited to be in his seventh year of education and his first year in the Fairfield City School District. He currently serves as the Director of Choral Activities for Fairfield High School which includes directing three concert choirs and the two award-winning show choirs “Choraliers” and “Pure Elegance”. In addition, he assists Briana Baker and Taylor Fenner with the Junior High show choir “Rhythm Express”. He graduated from The Ohio State University in 2015 where he was a member of The Ohio State Men’s Glee Club, director of the a cappella group, Scarlet Fever, and a member of the Phi Mu Alpha fraternity.
Matthew spent the past six years working in the Hamilton City School District where he directed the 7th & 8th Grade choirs and in addition, he directed Hamilton Middle School’s competition show choir “Cutting Edge”. During his time there, his group was awarded captions for Best Vocals, Best Choreography, Best Show Concept, and frequently placed in the top of their division.
Matthew is truly honored to be one of the directors of the Fairfield Choral Program and wishes all competing choirs the best of luck competing at the Crystal Classic and with the remainder of their seasons.