Adjunct Professor of Voice
Luke Ogden is an adjunct professor of voice at Houghton College. He received his Master of Music degree in voice pedagogy and performance from Pennsylvania State University in 2016, where he studied voice with Dr. Ted Christopher, classical voice pedagogy with Dr. Norman Spivey, and Musical Theatre Pedagogy with Raymond Sage. Luke performed the role of Count Almaviva in Rossini's Il barbiere di Siviglia and covered the role of Rodolfo in Puccini's La Bohème while at Penn State.
Luke received his undergraduate degree from Houghton College in 2014, where he studied voice with Dr. Margaret Kuhl and played the roles of Nanki-Poo in Gilbert and Sullivan's The Mikado and Tamino in Mozart's Die Zauberflöte. Additionally, Luke has performed with Capital Opera Theatre in the roles of Turiddu in The Magnificence of Mascagni and as the Counsel to the Plaintiff in Gilbert and Sullivan's Trial by Jury.
Luke also serves one of the assistant men's soccer coaches. He and his wife, Hannah, live in Fillmore and are very excited to be a part of the Houghton community.