Season Joined: 2018
Birthplace/Hometown: Pukwana, South Dakota
Education/Vocal Training: Bachelor of Music Education (Instrumental/Vocal/Piano)
Other Musical Training: Sang and played six days a week for 50 years!
Do you make your living as a full-time musician? I did....retired high school choral director (34 years).
Highlights of your musical career: Performances with my choirs: Carnegie Hall--five times, Disney Hall--five times, Orchestra Hall (Chicago), Kennedy Center--two times
What else do you do by day? Full-time volunteer
A defining moment or favorite onstage experience: I knew at an early age (fifth grade) that I wanted to be a music teacher. I knew what music had done for me and I wanted to give that experience to others.
What are you listening to these days? 70s/80s/90s, K-Earth 101, contemporary worship/praise, jazz (Latin), R&B
What is your favorite thing about the MMC? Glenn picks great repertoire.
Anything you’d like to add about yourself? I appreciate your support of the MMC!