A music degree from Dordt College can lead to careers in music education, performance, church music, music management, and successful graduate study. In addition, you will be encouraged to strive for excellence in performance, in scholarship, and in joyful service in music and all of life as represented by some of our graduates listed below:

Micahel Groenenboom (2015)—Director of 5-8 bands and choirs, Sioux Center Christian School, Sioux Center, Iowa

Janna Mulder (2014)—Director of bands at James Irwin Charter School, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Emil Talen (2014)—Director of music at Joshua Springs Christian School, Yucca Valley, California

Devin Veenstra (2014)—Director of 5-12 bands at Central Minnesota Christian School, Prinsburg, Minnesota

Christina Harbaugh (2013)—Director of 7-12 bands at MFL Mar Mac Schools, Monona, Iowa

Peter Kuipers (2013)—Director of 5-12 bands and choirs at Sunnyside Christian School, Sunnyside, Washington

Anna Kalfs (2012)—Director of 6-12 choirs and 5-12 bands, Manhattan Christian School, Manhattan, Montana

Susan (LeMahieu) De Jong (2011)—Director of choirs and orchestra, Unity Christian School, Orange City, Iowa

Tricia (Van Ee) Molbert (2002)—Minnesota-Based freelance opera singer

Ryan Smit (1999)—Choral music director, Lynden Christian High School, Lynden, Washington

Kevin Soodsma (1999)—Director of worship and music at Beckwith Hills Christian Reformed Church

Scott Vanden Berg (1996)—Instrumental music director, Holland Christian High School, Holland, Michigan

Bradley Miedema (1993)—Instrumental music director, Dordt College; music director, Northwest Iowa Symphony Orchestra; Conductor, Northwest Iowa Symphony Youth Orchestra

Martin Tel (1989)—C. F. Seabrook director of music, Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, New Jersey

Leila Viss (1987)—Piano studio owner, author, speaker

Pamela Ruiter-Feenstra (1983)—Professional concert organist

Brent Assink (1977)—Executive director, The San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco, California

Bert Polman (1968)—Professor of music and music department chair, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan