Journeys is an informal farewell concert by pianist-teacher Susan See featuring short piano works and stories from her musical journeys over the years. All are welcome. There will be a freewill offering for the Music Boosters. The concert will be in Celebration Hall on Saturday, March 18 at 7:30 pm.
On a recent Saturday morning in February, several of Susan See’s piano students gathered at the Washington Presbyterian Church to experience some very cool sounds, learn a bit of physics and play the magnificent Casavant pipe organ which was installed in the early 1970’s by Casavant representative, Carroll Hanson of Iowa City. Now, such an […]
Beginning this summer, Dr. Jason Sifford will take over the position that Susan See has held for almost thirty years at Iowa Mennonite School. Jason brings energy, expertise, and years of teaching experience as well as a passion for composition with students in mind. Piano teachers nationwide know his name and use his compositions in […]
Junior Emma Beachy, piano student of Susan See, recently reached her goal of playing every hymn (multiple times) in the Hymnal Worship Book. The hymnal contains 658 hymns. Susan asked her to play each hymn at least three or four times or until she could play it fairly easily before moving on to the next […]
The Chamber Singers, consisting of seniors Ethan Raim, Jim Wang, Caleb Yoder, Cole Yoder, and Nick Yutzy; and juniors Emma Beachy, Alyssa Gonzales, Rachel Miller, and Hannah Peters, and director Alisa Kandel, traveled the community on Valentine’s Day singing love songs to “a special someone or group” purchased by their sweetheart. Several songs and a box […]