Jessica Anderson piano BA in Piano, University of Northern Iowa
Christine Blanner voice BM in Vocal Performance, Drake University
MM in Vocal Performance, New England Conservatory 
Cynthia Giunta piano BM in Music Education, University of Northern Iowa
MM in Piano Performance, University of Northern Iowa
Amanda Jones piano BM in Piano Performance, Wheaton College Conservatory of Music
NCTM (Nationally Certified Teacher of Music)
Zo Manfredi violin International Education of Students (IES), Vienna, Austria
BM in Violin Performance, University of Puget Sound
MM in Violin Performance, Arizona State University
DMA candidate and Violin Performance, University of North Texas 
John Morgan saxophone BM in Music Education, Drake University
BM in Jazz Performance, Drake University
MM in Saxophone Performance, Drake University
Post Masters work, Northwestern University
Julie Purscell voice BM in Music Education, Westminster Choir College
MM in Vocal Performance, Arizona State University
Tim Robinson voice BA in Music, Drake University
MS in Elementary Education, Drake University 
Andrew Ryker voice BA in Music, Millikin University
MM in Vocal Performance, New England Conservatory
M. Christine Schneider flute
BM in Flute Performance,University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
MM in Theory, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
Rick Wynant  percussion  BM in Music Education, Berklee College of Music
Additional studies with Joe Morello
Colin Young saxophone BM in Saxophone Performance with Teacher Certification, University of Iowa
MM in Saxophone Performance, University of Minnesota
Fine Arts News
September 22, 2016
The Drake University Chamber Choir, choirs from four Des Moines area high schools, and a professional orchestra will perform Gabriel Faure’s well-known Requiem at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 9.