Prior to coming to Southwestern, Day served as minister of music at Olive Baptist Church in Pensacola, Fla. as well as an adjunct voice professor for the University of West Florida in Pensacola since 2008. Day earned a D.M.A. in Vocal Performance from Louisiana State University (2000), a Master of Music in Vocal Performance from Eastman School of Music (1990), and a Bachelor’s of Music in Vocal Performance from William Carey College (1988). He performs frequently across the United States and has performed professionally with the Hawaii Opera Theatre of Honolulu. Day has recorded two solo albums: “He Loves Me” (2003) and “Solace for the Soul” (2005).