Music Alumni News
Hundreds of UMSL Music Alums are engaged in diverse professional careers in a variety of locations. Some examples are listed below.
Eric is currently Choral Director at Mary Institute-Country Day School in St. Louis county. He has been active in the St. Louis Suburban Music Educator's Association and the American Choral Director's Assn. Eric has also earned degrees from Peabody Conservatory and the Indiana University School of Music.
Aron is an elementary general music specialist in the Rockwood School District. He is currently enrolled in the MME program here at UMSL. Aron incorporates much technology in his teaching and is currently working on a research project to determine what effect children's research and preparation of power point presentations to present this research to their peers (grades 5-6) has on their own musical growth.
Tom is a professional producer of commercial recordings in the LA area. His work includes recordings of children's music and a variety of other genres.
Randi was a music education major at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. He went on to earn the doctoral degree from Northwestern University, and he currently chairs the Department at Central Michigan University. He is also the current chair of the Society for Research in Music Education.
An organ student of ronald Arnatt during his undergraduate years, Doug is the organist/music director at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC.
Mark is the Choral Director at Homer High School, Homer Alaska, on the Kenai Peninsula, where he also directs the Community Choir and Orchestra.
Pam is the Choral Director at Parkway West Middle School, where her choir has performed at a variety of venues, including the Missouri Music Educators Association annual conference.