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Shirley Neugebauer Luebke

Eleanor May – Patterson

Eleanor teaches Applied String lessons and String Pedagogy. Master of Arts: Music History And Performance 06/1988 University Of SD – Vermillion, SD Bachelor of Arts: Music Education 05/1984 Augustana College – Sioux Falls, SD… Read More

Michael Langley

A 1985 graduate of Morningside, Langley teaches applied guitar lessons. Read More

Tracy Bennett

Michele Grossman

Michele teaches Class Piano and Applied Piano lessons and is one of our collaborative pianists. 2009-2011 Wayne State College Field Endorsement (completed May 2012) 1998 Masters of Music in Piano Accompanying, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory 1995 Bachelors of Music in Piano Performance, Indiana University… Read More

Kathryn March

Kathy teaches applied piano. Doctor of Musical Arts (D.M.A.) in Piano Performance and Pedagogy The University of Iowa (1986) Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in Piano Performance and Pedagogy with a Minor in Theory Pedagogy The University of Iowa (1983) Bachelor of Music (B.M.) in Piano Performance… Read More

Erik Mahon

Director of Jazz Studies, Assistant Professor of Music D.M.A., University of Kansas, M.M., University of South Dakota; B.M., Gustavus Adolphus College Dr. Erik Mahon is Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Jazz Studies at Morningside University. In addition to directing the jazz ensemble, ‚ÄòM Avenue,‚Äô and overseeing the jazz… Read More

Heath Weber

I know students will leave here a changed learner ready to tackle complex issues in the classroom, board room, on the stage or on the field. We build humans who are passionate about learning and sharing those learned gifts with the communities in which they live. Read More

Taylor Clemens

Teaches scenery, lighting and sound. He has worked professionally as a director, stage manager, scenic designer, choreographer and lighting designer at the University of South Dakota, Lewis and Clark Theatre Company, South Dakota Shakespeare Festival, Iowa State University and Story County Children’s Theatre. Education: B.A., Iowa State University; M.F.A., University… Read More

Ryan Person

Morningside provides rich musical experiences for music and non-music majors in a warm, inviting atmosphere. We offer top-notch performance and travel opportunities to our excellent student musicians. Read More

James March

Director of Keyboard Studies, Professor of Music D.M.A. and M.F.A., University of Iowa; B.A., St. John’s University… Read More

Kristal Grigsby

In addition to her Business Office duties, Kristal handles all of the billing, contracts, and insurance documentation for all events on campus. Read More

Dolie Thompson

Assistant professor of art Dolie Thompson teaches photography courses and the history of photography, as well as senior art seminar. She earned her BA from Briar Cliff University and MFA from Savannah College of Art and Design. She has exhibited work locally at the Sioux City Art Center, and at… Read More