Church Music Faculty

Concordia University, Nebraska's Church Music Faculty are distinguished by excellence in teaching and scholarship. Their expertise inspires in the classroom, makes them leaders in their academic field and impacts the church and world.

Jeffrey Blersch

Professor of Music, University Organist

Dr. Jeffrey Blersch, professor of music, loves helping students find and develop their inner musicians. Learn more about Dr. Blersch in this Faculty 5 video.

Elizabeth Grimpo

Professor of Music

Music professor Dr. Elizabeth Grimpo hopes her students' performances, as well as her own, are a blessing to all who hear them.

Joseph Herl

Professor of Music

Picking music apart and figuring out what makes it work is Dr. Joe Herl's favorite thing to do in class. Learn more about Dr. Herl in this Faculty 5 video.

Kurt von Kampen

Professor of Music, Chair of the Music Department

Dr. Kurt E. von Kampen, music professor and director of the A Cappella Choir, wants you to use your God-given gifts to serve your higher purpose, whatever that may be. Learn more about Dr. von Kampen in this Faculty 5 video.