Brian De Young
Brian De Young teaches piano at Hopewell, and he has a passion for fostering the love of music in students of all ages. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Organ Performance from Dordt College in Sioux Center, IA, a Piano Pedagogy Certificate from Grand Valley State University, and has completed graduate work in church music at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio.
A musician of wide-ranging interests, Brian has taught and performed throughout the Midwest. He has worked with the Sioux County (Iowa) Oratorio Chorus and Saugatuck Civic Theatre, and has performed with members of the Chicago, Grand Rapids, Minnesota, and Sioux City Symphonies at events such as the Saugatuck Chamber Music Festival, White Lake Chamber Music Festival, and Grand Rapids Symphony Bach Fest. In addition to working at Hopewell, Brian is currently the Director of Traditional Music at All Saints Lutheran Church in Minnetonka.