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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. 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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Laura Beer Presents at National Music Conference

Dr. Laura Beer, director of the music therapy program, gave a talk titled Music Therapy: A Healing Art and Clinical Modality at the National Federation of Music Clubs' conference in June 2014.

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August 21, 2014

Klezmer with Jack Falk

Internationally known Klezmer clarinetist and vocalist Jack (Y'ankl) Falk. You are encouraged to bring a blanket, beach or lawn chair and a picnic...

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August 22, 2014

Krebsic Orkestar

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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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