• 1998, D.M.A. University of Iowa.
    Studio teachers:  Sylvia Wang, Arthur Rowe, Carole Thomas, Uriel Tsachor.
    D.M.A. Thesis:  Visual Art and Poetry in the Songs of Francis Poulenc
  • 1997, Private workshop with Barbara Lister-Sink, Salem College NC
  • 1987, 1986, Summer Study, Institut de Touraine, Tours, France.  Certificat d’études françaises.
  • 1986, Completed undergraduate music major.  Luther College.
  • 1970-1982, Private study in piano.  Studio teachers:  John Strauss, Luther College.  Sylvia Zaremba, Artist-in-residence Tulane University.  Joseph Running, University of the South.
  • 1970, M.A. French.  Tulane University, New Orleans.
  • 1966, B.A. summa cum laude.  (French)  Luther College.
  • 1970-1979, Private study in organ.