Matthew L. StrauserProfessor of Music Education and Director of Choral Activities
University of Montana
BME University of Montana
M.A. Wheaton College Graduate School
D.M.A. University of Oregon
Organizational Service: Oregon Music Educator's Association, American Choral Director's Association, Northwest ACDA board member.
Accomplishments: ACSI life certification. Led seminars at OMEA/MENC, ACDA (regional) and ACSI conventions, choir sang at OMEA convention. Oregon State Choir Champions. Directed festival and honor choirs in Alaska, Washington and Oregon, ACSI Vocal Festival director for High School and Junior High Festivals. Published sight reading materials, designed, produced and host the Corban/OMEA/ACDA High School Choral Sight Reading Workshops. Hosted ACDA Choral Adjudicator Certification workshops at Corban. Active adjudicator for choral festivals around the state and Northwest.
"What a great privilege it is to work with Corban students in our choirs. Our ministry potential is huge."
Matt enjoys rock climbing, mountaineering, computers, guitar, reading, photography and movies. Family: Wife, Naomi; children, Hannah, Kara, Paul, and Alethea.