Dr. David Brown

Dr. Dave BrownDMA, Choral Conducting, University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO
MM, Trombone Performance, Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC
BA, Trombone Performance, Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC

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About Dr. Brown

Dave Brown has been teaching since 1986. He is the director for Maranatha’s Symphony Orchestra and its Madrigal and Handbell Choir. Dr. Brown also is a member of Artisans in Brass, a professional brass quintet. His doctoral dissertation title was Vocal Vibrato: Normal Vibrato and Various Deviations. He and his wife Ruth have  produced a CD, Lord Be Glorified, available through the Maranatha Bookstore.


Dr. Brown and his wife, Ruth, enjoy tennis, gardening, and landscaping. Dave enjoys all phases of construction work. He also enjoys auto mechanics and tries to do all repairs in his garage. He enjoys most sports, especially hunting and football, and occasionally tees up a golf ball with son Will.

What Dr. Brown loves about teaching at Maranatha

“The most rewarding thing about being in Christian education is making an ongoing investment for the cause of Christ. It is incredibly rewarding to see my former students being faithful.”


Dr. Brown serves in various ministries at Calvary Baptist Church in Watertown, including directing the church orchestra, leading the college choir, assisting with the church choir, and leading congregational singing.