Elementary School Music teacher Martha Seibel enters her 7th year of teaching and holds a Masters of Music Education Degree from Kent State University, Kent, Ohio (USA) along with a Bachelor’s of Music Education Degree from Concordia University Chicago, in River Forest, Illinois (USA).
Ms. Seibel also holds “Orff Schulwerk Certification Level I and II” and has developed a music curriculum for Concordia that encourages literacy and creativity.
“I love watching students help each other to create music together,” she said of her work at Concordia.
A talented musician and arranger, Ms. Seibel brings to Concordia an acute musical ear and regularly orchestrates groups of multi-age elementary students to sing intricate three-part harmonies in school performances.
Ms. Seibel is classically trained in the French horn and performed with the St. Louis Wind Symphony as well as in various musical production pit orchestras around Missouri.
Originally from Perryville, Missouri (USA), Ms. Siebel taught at Arrowpoint Elementary in St. Louis, Missouri, prior to joining Concordia Hanoi in August 2014.
Ms. Seibel’s hobbies include running, traveling, and watching and performing musicals.