Musical Directors

Vanessa Patterson

(Artistic Director)

Vanessa is a long-time member of Sweet Adelines International who brings more than 28 years of barbershop experience to the Townsmen. In addition to being in a number of award-winning quartets and choruses, Vanessa is a sought-after coach and choreographer who shares her passion for musical excellence in vocal and visual performance with great energy and enthusiasm. She recently achieved her director certification and was recognized in 2017 as Sweet Adeline International Region 16’s Assistant Director of the Year.