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Music at Aquinas College

Larry Biser, M.S.M.

Larry Biser
Adjunct Professor of Music-Organ

Biography

LARRY BISER has been organist for churches on the East Coast as well as here in Grand Rapids. Began his studies during his high school years, and continued at Westminster Choir College, studying with Eugene Roan and later with Joan Lippincott. Since college he studied with William Watkins and then Dr. Steven Wente at Concordia Chicago where he received his Master of Sacred Music degree.

He served East Congregational Church in Grand Rapids for 40 years and since retiring from that position he has been Director of Music and Organist at Trinity Lutheran Church, both in Grand Rapids. He is an adjunct Professor of Music at Aquinas having taught both classroom Music History, Chamber Choir and Conducting as well as Organ. Since becoming half-time at Trinity he teaches only organ.

Education

  • M.C.M., Concordia University
  • B.M., Westminster Choir College