VG Arian KhaefiArian Khaefi was named Artistic Director and Conductor of Handel Choir of Baltimore in spring of 2013. He is Director of Choral Activities at Towson University, where he conducts the University Chorale and Men's and Women's choruses, teaches applied lessons in conducting, and administers a choral program of five ensembles. Prior to coming to Towson University in 2012, Khaefi served as Conductor of the Windsor Classic Chorale in Windsor, Ontario, and as Assistant Conductor of the University Choral Society at the University of Michigan.

Khaefi has presented clinics and workshops in Maryland, New York and California, and is sought after as a guest conductor and teacher of conducting. His primary teachers have been Jerry Blackstone and Donald Neuen. He holds degrees from the University of Michigan and the University of California, Los Angeles.