Kathryn Becksvoort

B.M.E, Calvin College (2003), M. Ed, Grand Valley State University (2010). Vocal Music Teacher K-8, Grand Haven Christian School; Sanctuary Choir Director, Second Christian Reformed Church, Grand Haven.

Kathryn graduated from Calvin College in 2003, with degrees in music education and vocal performance. She currently teaches general music and choir at Grand Haven Christian School and Western Michigan Christian High School in Muskegon. She also directs the Sanctuary Choir at Second Christian Reformed Church in Grand Haven.

In 2010, Kathryn completed her masters degree in secondary education from Grand Valley State University. Her thesis focused on technology use in the music classroom. She enjoys singing as a soloist around West Michigan, in churches and for community events. In 2014, Kathryn was privileged to sing as the soprano soloist for the Faure Requiem with the Grand Rapids Symphony.

She and her husband Dave are both choral nerds, having sung together in both the Calvin College Capella and the Calvin College Alumni Choir. In their spare time, they enjoy cooking (and eating), binge-watching home improvement shows, and spending time outside. They reside in Holland with their children, Jack, Clara,  Louise, and Cecilia.

Classes: Middle School Choir, Women’s Choir, Men’s Choir, Chamber Choir

Favorite Scripture: I John 4: 7-8

Western Michigan Christian schools

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