Our Professionals

Robert Huntington, Artistic Director

Bob Huntington has been with the Queen Anne’s Chorale since the spring of 2003, bringing a wealth of experience in choral conducting and music education. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Towson University and holds a Masters of Music in Choral Conducting, with distinction, from Westminster Choir College of Rider University.  Mr. Huntington has been active as a church music director.  He has been on the Adjunct Faculty of Chesapeake College, Anne Arundel Community College, the Community College of Baltimore County and Towson University. Currently, Bob presents the “Joy of Musical Discovery” program on a regular basis at various locations on the Eastern Shore.  He also teaches music in Talbot County and writes music lessons for Study.com He is a member of the American Guild of Organists and the American Choral Directors Association.

Cynthia Bidinotto-Slate, Accompanist for the Queen Anne's Chorale

Cynthia Bidinotto-Slate is in her sixteenth year as Director of Music and Organist at Kent Island United Methodist Church, after having served twelve years in Annapolis at Eastport UMC. She began accompanying the Queen Anne’s Chorale in 2000 and has been delighted to be to working with Bob Huntington during his tenure with the Chorale. She accompanied the Arundel Vocal Arts Society for several years and is active as a pianist for local school choruses, soloists and instrumentalists. Ms. Bidinotto-Slate received her Bachelor of Music Degree in Piano Performance at UNC-Chapel Hill where she also did graduate work with Marvin Blickenstaff.  She lives on Muddy Creek in Grasonville with her husband, Robert Bidinotto (novelist) and her perfect cat, Luna.