Piano Faculty

John Barker

Piano & Voice Faculty

John Barker Piano, Voice. Rev. John Barker started taking piano lessons at the age of five and graduated from Olivet Nazarene College with a bachelor’s degree in church and choral music. He has worked as a minister of music in churches in Kansas and Indiana and has performed for revivals, retreats, and camp meetings. One of the highlights was singing a recitative and...

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Laura Bee

Piano Faculty

Laura Bee has been accompanying and teaching piano lessons since high school. She graduated from University of Wisconsin-Platteville in December 2015 with a degree in piano performance. Laura currently accompanies for Chamber Choir and Concert Choir at University of Wisconsin-Platteville. She also collaborates with a wide variety of musicians in the UWP music...

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Laura Chase

Piano Faculty

Mrs. Chase graduated from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC with a Bachelor’s degree in Music. For nine years she taught in North Carolina Public Schools as an Elementary Music Teacher and has also served as an adjunct community college faculty member, teaching Music & Movement. Laura has taught students of all ages in piano pedagogy and is currently a music...

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Noah Cornelius

Piano Faculty

Noah Cornelius has been teaching music in Iowa schools for 14 years, currently serving as the Director of K-12 vocal music for Marquette Catholic Schools in Bellevue. He has directed musicals and other stage productions; prepared students for All-State, contests, and festivals; and is an accredited adjudicator for IHSMA. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Music...

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Pam Crawford

Piano Faculty

Pamela Crawford taught vocal/choral/general music in Iowa public schools for 34 years, the final 21 years in Maquoketa IA.  She since has taught music appreciation/ humanities for NICC (Peosta) and EICC (Maquoketa campus). Pam also directs choirs at Westminster Presbyterian Church and is adjudicating choral, vocal, and piano entries for the Iowa High School Music...

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Upcoming Events

Fall Preschool Class

Preschooler’s Music 

For Ages 4-6
Mondays 1:00-1:30 PM
August...

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News

Jul
19
2018
NISOM Awarded $50,000 in Grants

We are excited to announce NISOM was recently awarded over $50,000 in...

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