School: College of Arts and Sciences|Department of Music
Rank: Assistant Professor
- MM Piano Performance, Bob Jones University
- BS Music Education, Bob Jones University
Mrs. Ruth Brown is married to Dr. David Brown, who also teaches music at Maranatha. They serve at Calvary Baptist Church in Watertown, where Ruth accompanies for special music and congregational singing, plays for offertories, and assists in the children’s ministry during the summer. Dr. and Mrs. Brown have two children, Audrey and Will. Ruth loves Southern living, since she was born in the south, and enjoys biking, tennis and walking, as well as reading.
Ruth began teaching at Maranatha in the fall of 2003. In addition to teaching at MBU, she has taught piano and music classes since 1984. Several of her hymn arrangements have been published through Hymn Notes—C & L Enterprises. In 1999 she and her husband recorded the CD “Lord, Be Glorified.” She has conducted hymn playing seminars and piano workshops, played for TV and radio advertisements, taught in music camps, served as a Guild judge, and taught private piano lessons. Several of her high school students have placed first in the AACS National Competition and gone on to major in piano or music education.