Martha Hicks, D.M.A.
Chair, Department of Music, and Professor of Music
Marc Baker - percussion
Alejandro Gonzalés Béltran - cello
Mark Bowdidge - organ
Regina Bruner - clarinet
R. Catherine Burgher - Higher Ground
Michelle Draper - flute
Delrae Glidwell - music education
Carol Harrison - violin, viola
Eric Jackson - french horn
Angel McGlasson - oboe
Sara Miller - piano, accompanist
Melissa Roberts - piano
John Strickler - guitar
Joe Wooderson - voice
Tim Wootton - trumpet
113 Casebolt Music Center
Bolivar, MO 65613
Courses taught: Voice, Diction for Singers, Elementary Music Education
Recent publications: Lotte Lehmann: A Legacy of Vocal Artistry
Education: Dr. Brown received B.M. and B.M.E. degrees from Baylor University, an M.M. from Indiana University, and a D.M.A. from University of Missouri-Kansas City
Professional: Dr. Brown held the position in Chicago of soprano soloist for the seasonal concert series at the Chicago Temple (First Methodist Church), as well as appeared as soloist in various Chicago-area concerts and music productions, including the lead in Kiss Me Kate. Her teaching positions in Illinois included Deerfield public schools, Park Forest Conservatory, and St. Xavier College. She has appeared as soloist and clinician in Missouri churches and schools and the Missouri Baptist Convention. Her voice students have won competitions sponsored by the National Association of Teachers of Singing and the Missouri Music Teachers Association.
Faith Dedications: She is a member of First Baptist Church of Bolivar.