SOULstice Faculty

SOULstice Faculty

Walter Chase, Music Director/SOULstice

Walter Chase is a founding member and producer for the world renowned a cappella group Straight No Chaser. The ensemble has performed around the world in support of their seven albums with Atlantic Records.  The group has been accompanied by artists including Sir Paul McCartney, Sir Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Dolly Parton, Barry Manilow, Phil Collins, Jason Mraz, Sara Barellies and Kristen Bell.  Walter’s most notable composition, "The Christmas Can-Can”, has become a international holiday standard.  Walter is also active as a producer, arranger, music publisher.  He currently is producing and arranging shows for Celebrity Cruise Line and Silver Dollar City Casino in Branson, MO.  Mr. Chase is a graduate of the Indiana University School of Music in Bloomington, IN.  Originally from Easton, PA, his family currently calls Newtown, PA home.

Jerome Collins, SOULstice

Jerome Collins is known for his smooth approach reminiscent of the classic R&B singers of our time, yet with a fresh sound that appeals to today’s audiences. Jerome is a founding member and lead singer of the world renowned a capella group Straight No Chaser. A graduate of Indiana University with a degree in music and theater, Jerome’s diverse talent as taken him in many directions, most notably as a featured performer in productions of Grease as Teen Angel, Simba in Disney’s The Lion King, and a workshop performance of Change Gonna Come: The Story of Sam Cooke. People get ready to sing and dance the night away, as we embark on soulful musical journey.

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The Bay View Association is located just outside of Petoskey, Michigan on the shore of Little Traverse Bay.

1715 Encampment Ave
P.O. Box 583
Petoskey, MI 49770

Phone: 231-347-6225