Spotlight on Our Teachers
Violin, Viola & Cello Instructor
1. Place of Birth: Council Bluffs, Iowa
2. Professional Experience: Before retirement
taught Band and Orchestra in public schools in Iowa and Nebraska
for over thirty years and private music lessons for 46 years.
Earned Bachelor's of Music Degree from Nebraska Wesleyan
University, Master's Degree from University of Missouri, and Educational
Specialist Degree from University of Nebraska at Omaha.
3. Hobbies: Working on my Family Tree, cheering
on Big Red (Nebraska) football, and traveling.
4. Favorite Food: Las Vegas
5. Pets: My dog.
6. Favorite Vacation Spot: Love to cruise
anywhere a "Cruise Ship" will take us.
7. Place I Hope To Visit: Tahiti, New Zealand,
8. Instruments I Teach: Violin, Viola, and
9. Philosophy of Teaching: I want my students
to develop an appreciation of all kinds of music that they will
enjoy during their entire lives.
10. Favorite Thing About Teaching: I enjoy
watching students get excited about learning to play an instrument.
I enjoy hearing them develop as players from the beginning years
to advanced students.