We are very excited to welcome our wonderful voice/piano teacher, Stephanie!
Stephanie will be teaching voice and piano at our Renton studio. Please give her a warm welcome when you see her! Here is her Bio below:
Stephanie Pfundt is a kind and professional music teacher. As a Vocal Performance student at Pacific Lutheran University (PLU), Stephanie has been teaching since high school.
Originally from Southeast Alaska, Stephanie qualified for several honor choirs during high school, including NAfME All-Northwest Honor Choir and NAfME All-National Honor Choir. As an accompanist for her own high school choir as well as a church musician, she knew she wanted to pursue a music degree and is happy to be doing so in the Pacific Northwest.
Stephanie performs frequently as a vocal soloist in her choir and in recitals at PLU. Her teachers for voice have included Jennifer Cross, Dr. Cherie Hughes, Dr. Janene Nelson and Cyndia Sieden. She has also studied piano with Dr. Myrna Capp at Seattle Pacific University and Dr. Oksana Ezhokina at PLU.
In her free time, Stephanie enjoys learning new dance choreography and going hiking. She loves traveling and even spent a gap year between high school and college teaching music and English in mainland China.
December Student of the Month is Gideon! Gideon is working on his Grade 2 with the Royal Conservatory Music Development Program. He keeps very busy playing three instruments, piano, voice and viola! Keep up the great dedication and work, Gideon!
1. How long have you been playing your instrument?
-5 years of piano and 2 years of voice
2. What is your favorite activity?
3. What do you want to be when you grow up?
4. Any fun fact you would like to share about yourself?
-My dog Tex, is a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever. He came with us to the US from Australia.
5. What other activities do you participate in?
-Martial Arts, tennis and play the viola for the school orchestra.
6. Which grade are you in? Which school do you go to (Optional)?
-5th grade, Enatai Elementary School
We've wrapped up the year with some lovely music by our young musicians! Thanks to all, students, parents, family and friends for another great year. Here are a few highlights from our recital. Parents, if you wish to have a photo of your child, please let us know!
Come join us for the 2016 Christmas Recital! We are excited to showcase our student talent and recognize students who have passed their practical and theory exams, and students who have also earned Student of the Month. Let's support our local, young musicians!
Who: Miller Music Students
When: December 9th @ 6:30pm
Where: Calvary Baptist Church- 1032 Edmonds Ave NE, Renton, WA 98056
Bring: Music and a plate of refreshments to share (Please bring snacks that are not too messy so we keep the foyer clean.)
Wear: Formal attire for performers