Teri Fay, Artistic Director / Conductor - Bel Canto and Angelica
For the past many years, Teri has been the Elementary Music Specialist and Band Director at Dorothy Moses Elementary School in Bismarck.
was instrumental in organizing the 2008 City of Bismarck 6th Grade All-Star Marching Band.
has served on many special projects for the school district, and has been a part of the District Curriculum Council
holds memberships in NEA
, NDEA, MENC, AOSA, and ACDA
Teri has served as a clinician around the area in many capacities.
A graduate of Minot State Univesity, with additional graduate work being done at the University of Colorado
has also earned a Level III Certificate in Orff (studying with Jos Wuytack), a Level I Certificate in the Kodaly Method and has completed Level II of Creating Artistry with Henry Leck.
has served the community as a long time symphony and church musician.
She is a member of the Bismarck-Mandan Wind Ensemble, the Missouri River Community Band and the West River Winds.
also does free lance vocal and keyboard work around the area.
Because of her
dedication to the school district and the community, Teri
received the 2000 Crystal Apple Award from the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce
is honored to have performed at many local and state functions over the past 10 years, (too numerous to mention!) with the CDCC choirs she
Teri is the composer of "That's What North Dakota is to Me," used at the state Centennial Celebration in 1989.
Teri has three children: MeriCarol, a librarian in the Minneapolis area; Stephanie, an actress in New Mexico; and Ron, an economist with Senate Budget Committee in Washington DC.