Teresa Slade

Piano & Voice Faculty

Teresa Slade was a national quarter finalist in the 2015 Grammy Teacher Music Education Award program, a finalist in Dubuque Community Schools 2013 "Teacher of the Year,” and earned the Diane Elgin DeMaio Award for excellence in teacher mentorship in 2014. 

She has coached 52 Iowa All-State chorus singers, 7 Iowa All-State Jazz singers, 30 Iowa Opus Honor Choir singers, 8 "Best of Center" performances, 8 national finalists in the Great American Songbook Competition, the Glenn Miller Scholarship and Catfish Jazz Society Scholarship winners, 5 American High School Honor Choir finalists, and many College and University honor choir finalists and scholarship recipients. 

As a performer, Ms. Slade has performed lead theatrical roles professionally and has been a frequent soloist with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra and Grand Pops Orchestra.


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