A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

Greatbatch School of Music
Class of 2014

Where are they headed?

Undergraduate

Aaron Young, B.Mus. in Music Education, Voice – graduate school:  Music Education with a concentration in Choral Conducting at the Hartt School at the University of Hartford

Alicia Ucciferri, B.Mus. “Plus,” Voice – graduate school:  Applied Linguistics with a concentration in Bible Translation at the Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics

Andrew Taylor, B.Mus. “Plus,” Percussion

Casey Switzer, B.Mus. in Music Education, Voice

Christian O’Lone, B.Mus. “Plus,” Organ – graduate school:  MA with concentrations in Organ and Worship Studies at the Greatbatch School of Music, Houghton College

Elena Velazquez, B.Mus. “Plus,” Violin – graduate school:  Choral Conducting at the Greatbatch School of Music, Houghton College

Elizabeth Welling, B.Mus. in Flute Performance and Music Education

Emily Emanuele, B.Mus. in Music Education, French Horn – marrying Christian O’Lone, plans to substitute teach

Emma Brown, B.Mus. in Music Education, Voice – possibly working at Music Together (Early Childhood Music Program) Center in Minneapolis/St.Paul, Minnesota

Heather Todd, B.Mus. in Music Education, Voice – teaching music with Teach for America in Mississippi

Janelle Conklin, B.Mus. in Music Education, Cello – plans to teach

Jayci Roek, B.Mus. “Plus,” Piano – graduate school:  Music Therapy at the University of the Pacific in Stockton, CA

Jonathan Hardy, B.Mus. in Guitar Performance – graduate school:  Musicology at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis

Joseph Perrotti, B.Mus. “Plus,” Voice – summer plans:  performing the role of Sarastro in Die Zauberflöte as part of the Franco-American Vocal Academy in Salzburg, Austria

Lindsay Bering, B.Mus. “Plus,” Piano  

Luke Ogden, B.Mus. “Plus,” Voice – graduate school:  Vocal Performance at Penn State University

Mary Robinson, B.Mus. in Oboe Performance – studying oboe in the Philadelphia/South Jersey area

Michael Heyd, B.Mus. in Music Education, Piano – graduate school:  Collaborative Piano at the Boston Conservatory

Nathaniel Efthimiou, B.Mus. in Composition – summer plans:  International Conducting Workshop and Festival in the Czech Republic; graduate school:  MA with conducting emphasis at the Greatbatch School of Music, Houghton College

Nathaniel Kitchen, B.Mus. in Music Education, Bassoon – summer plans:  staff at CAMP-of-the-WOODS

Preston Yoder, B.Mus. in Music Education, Voice - music and choir teacher at a Jr./Sr. High School in Seneca, PA

Rachel Spak, B.Mus. “Plus,” Violin – graduate school:  Violin Performance at the Ohio State University

Sarah Hopler, B.Mus. “Plus,” Violin  

Simbarashe Kamuriwo, B.Mus. “Plus,” Voice – graduate school:  Choral Conducting at the Greatbatch School of Music, Houghton College

Stephanie Lasselle, B.Mus. in Music Education, Voice

Suzannah Waddington, B.Mus. in Vocal Performance – graduate school:  Vocal Performance at the Greatbatch School of Music, Houghton College

Graduate

Caleb Lawson, M.Mus. in Collaborative Performance  – summer plans:  staff pianist for the College Light Opera Company in Cape Cod, Mass.

Christopher Olsen, M.Mus. in Choral Conducting – marrying Lauren Stabley

Gregory Austin, M.Mus. in Vocal Performance and Choral Conducting

Joshua Robbie Stitt, M.Mus. in Composition – graduate school:  Film Scoring in the Pacific Northwest Film Scoring Program, Seattle Film Institute

Katie Pitts, M.Mus. in Clarinet Performance

Margaret McGowan, M.Mus. in Vocal Performance

Taylor Koepka, M.Mus. in Organ Performance

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