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John Haek

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Department of Music
Associate Faculty
St. Catherine Hall
503.534.7053
jhaek@marylhurst.edu

Education

MA, Washington State University
BA, Portland State University

Instrument/Subject

Piano, Music Theory, Composition

Classes Taught

Music Theory
Music Fundamentals
Music History
Music Appreciation
Counterpoint
Form and Analysis
Sight-Singing/Ear-Training
Orchestration
Keyboard Skills

About

John Haek performs frequently as soloist, accompanist and chamber musician. He is an accompanist and assistant stage manager for the Portland Opera Association and an adjudicator for local school-district music competitions. John is also a rock- and ice-climbing instructor and guide.

Teachers

Studied piano with Nellie Tholen, Tomas Svoboda and Istvan Nadas

Publications

Summer Fragments, a cycle of poems set to music by Tomas Svoboda (second-place winner in the Music Teachers National Association's Distinguished Composers Competition).

The Sojourner's Eye, poems set for tenor voice and orchestra by Eric Funk.

Symphony No. 7, 'Time', poems set for spoken voice, chorus and orchestra by Eric Funk

Awards

Excellence in Academic Service and Teaching. Marylhurst University, 2007

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Petra Kern Contributes to Autism Book

Dr. Petra Kern, music therapy faculty, contributed a chapter to Frontiers in Autism Research, published in July 2014.

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August 04, 2014 – August 08, 2014

Marylhurst Summer Choir Camp

Come sing, grow and learn with us! Our five-day choir camp is a concentrated musical experience designed specifically for enthusiastic, committed h...

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August 08, 2014

Pepe and the Bottle Blondes

Copacabana plus much more! Bring a blanket, beach or lawn chair and a picnic dinner and enjoy the concert on the green of the beautiful Marylhurst...

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August 23, 2014

Undergraduate Information Session

Learn about bachelor's degree programs, financing your education, earning college credit for life learning, and your career options. Take a campus ...

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