Caleb Wenzel is a conductor, composer, and pianist based in South Bend, Indiana. Winner of the Respighi Prize in Conducting, the first prize in the London Classical Soloists Conducting Competition, and a previous recipient of the Texas Music Teachers Association composer of the year commission.
He is currently the Music Director of the Elkhart County Youth Honors Orchestra, Conducting Fellow of the South Bend Youth Symphony Orchestra, and Director of Choirs at John Adams High School. He also serves as Conducting Area Coordinator and Mentoring Conductor at the Oregon Bach Festival Composers Symposium.
He has previously held positions with Our Lady's Consort at University of Notre Dame and with Ensemble CONCEPT/21; he has guest conducted Chamber Orchestra of New York, the Chicago Latino Music Festival, the American Bach Society, and London Classical Soloists.