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Secondary education educator

Linda Adams Kazmarek, American secondary school educator. Certified advanced professional teacher, K-12, Maryland; national certified teacher Mayron Cole piano method. Recipient volunteer award for music enrichment summer program, 1973, award for voluntarism Fund. for Educational Excellence, 1985; Fund for Educational Excellence grantee, 1988.

Background

Kazmarek, Linda Adams was born on January 18, 1945 in Crisfield, Maryland, United States. Daughter of Gordon I. Senior and Annie Ruby (Sommers) Adams.

Education

Bachelor of Music Education, Peabody Conservatory of Music, 1967. Postgraduate, Morgan University. Postgraduate, Towson University.

Career

Organist, choir director Halethorpe United Methodist Church, Baltimore, minister music, 1978-1992, 93-99. Organist, choir director Olive Branch United Methodist Church, 1973-1977, 1978-1983, 93—. Piano teacher Modal Cities Program, Baltimore, Baltimore Community Schools.

Teacher vocal music Baltimore City Schools, 1967-1999. Minister music Halethorpe Methodist Church, 1978-1992, 93-99, St. John's Episcopal Parish Day School, 1999-2001, Halethorpe-Relag United Methodist Church, since 2006. Piano accompanist Witness Sing, 2000, Christian Choir, 2000-2001.

Pianist Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church, 2001. Pianist and performer Joppa Gospel Tabernacle, since 2002. Private teacher piano and organ, concert artist.

Achievements

  • Certified advanced professional teacher, K-12, Maryland. National certified teacher Mayron Cole piano method.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer, arranger: A Family of Care (award, 1991, Praise Song, 1992, Thy Way, Lord, 1993, Peace and Rest, 1994, Sing Praise to Jesus, 1994, Trilogy for piano solo, 1994, Shine Your Light, 1994, Resurrection, 1995, 1-800-Heaven, 1995, God Has A Plan for You, 1995, Christmas Joy, 1998, His Name is Jesus, 1998, Only Love, 1999, Be Still and Listen, 1999, Awesome Love, 2001, The Gifts of the Vine, 2002. (for piano) The First Noel, Angels We Have Heard on High, O Come All Ye Faithful, All Through the Night/Lullaby, I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day/Silent Night Christmas Medley, I Saw Three Ships, In His Holy Presence, 2006, Song Without Words, 2006, The Solid Rock, 2006, It is Well With My Soul, 2006. (Civil Defense) His Name is Jesus, 2000, Gifts of the Vine, 2002, Praise, Peace and Promise, 2002, It's Christmas, 2005, Behold, 2006.

      Guest performer Southwest Emergency Services, 1999. Recording America the Beautiful/America, Jesus Loves Me, The Promise, Blessings, His Eye Is on the Sparrow, I Bowed on My Knees and Cried Holy, Praising My Saviour, 2002, Celebrate Christmas, 2003. Composer: Celebrate Christmas Believe, 2004, Faith, Believe, 88 Keys of Praise, 2004.

Membership

Concert performer for Methodist Board Child Care, 1989, Baltimore S.W. Emergency Superior vena cava syndrome, 1991, Halethorpe Methodist Church, 1994. Guest performer Baltimore CityTchrs. Appreciation Banquet, 1991.

Member National Education Association, Maryland. State Teachers Association, Baltimore City Teachers Association, Maryland. Music Educators Association (award for 30 years of service in music and music education 1997), Music Educators National Conference, Maryland.

State Music Teachers Association, National Music Teachers Association, Washington Songwriters Association, Gospel Music Association, Washington Area Music Association, Peabody Alumni Association F C.

Connections

Married Stephen Kazmarek, Junior, August 2, 1981.

father:
Gordon I. Senior Adams

mother:
Annie Ruby (Sommers) Adams

spouse:
Stephen Kazmarek