Watch Alumni Perform Grad Recitals Live

Watch Alumni Perform Grad Recitals Live

Two of Maranatha’s music alumni are performing graduate recitals that can be watched live on ustream. Susan (Ferris) Yuen is performing her Master’s Degree Piano Pedagogy Recital at Arizona State University on Monday, November 25, at 5:00 PM MST/6 PM CST. Watch Susie perform live: Live Streaming Link As part of his Accompanying Master’s Degree at [Continue Reading...]

Recent Grad Secures Competitive Position

Recent Grad Secures Competitive Position

Maranatha’s Music Department congratulates Janine Kolinski Brown, a recent Maranatha music grad, on being selected from well over 100 applicants for a competitive, Jefferson School District music educator position. Read Janine’s comments about her experience below: What surprised you about this interview process? I was surprised by how similar preparing for an interview is to [Continue Reading...]

Nathan Ledgerwood’s Orchestra Earns Highest Ratings

Nathan Ledgerwood’s Orchestra Earns Highest Ratings

After graduating from Maranatha, Nathan Ledgerwood received his MM in Cello Performance from University of Texas, Austin, studying with Phyllis Young. After additional schooling for state certification, Nathan has been directing the orchestra at Walsh Middle School in Round Rock, Texas where he teaches over 100 string students, grades 6-8. Nathan’s orchestra earned all 1 [Continue Reading...]

Invite to Hear Alumna Perform

Invite to Hear Alumna Perform

You are invited to attend Susan Ferris Yuen’s piano performance on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 in Maranatha’s Burckart Hall at 4:30 PM. Susie Ferris Yuen earned her B.S. in Music Education at Maranatha in 2006. She is married to James Yuen who is the College Pastor and IT Manager at Tri-City Baptist Church in Chandler, [Continue Reading...]

Music and Seminary: A Very Compatible Duo

2010 Graduate Andrew Mosier recently answered some questions regarding his current seminary training in Pennsylvania. What have you been doing since your graduation?  Since graduation I have gotten married, moved to Pennsylvania, started working at Chick-fil-A, started working on my M.Div. at Calvary Baptist Theological Seminary, begun work towards my counseling certification with CCEF (Christian [Continue Reading...]

Recent Grad, Micah Lomax, Reflects on Grad School Experience

Micah Lomax graduated from Maranatha in 2010 with a BS degree in Music Education. Micah was accepted at Florida State University as a Graduate Teaching Assistant, and he recently completed his MA in Music Theory. Additionally, Micah was privileged to be inducted into Pi Kappa Lambda which is the only national honors society for music. [Continue Reading...]

Alumnus Christina Brier on Grad School, Personal Discipline, and Cross-Country Skiing

Alumnus Christina Brier (’11) has now completed her first semester of graduate study in Harp Performance at the Eastman School of Music, and she recently gave some insight on her experience there. What is a typical day like for you? Between practicing, orchestra/wind ensemble rehearsal, chamber coaching, technique class, and studio class, I often play [Continue Reading...]

Music Alumni Will Perform Artist Series

Maranatha music alumni Daniel Brier (violinist and conductor), Teresa Herbert (hornist and educator), and Christin Peterson Kieckhafer (vocalist and educator) will be performing Maranatha’s Artist Series on February 10, 2012 at 7:00. Don’t miss out on this special event. Read more about the performers and event. See Photos from Artist Series