Rose Wiersma earned a Bachelor of Music with an emphasis in music education, music theory, and clarinet performance and a Master of Music degree as a Woodwind Specialist from Western Michigan University.
Her advanced studies included Michigan State University and a summer studying in London.
Her teaching career included directing bands at Coopersville Area Public Schools and Grand Valley State University as a woodwind instructor.
Rose has served as an MSBOA adjudicator for both Solo and Ensemble and Band and Orchestra Festivals for several years. She also enjoys both playing and directing handbell choirs.
This summer you will find her playing clarinet with the Holland American Legion Band for their summer concerts in Kollen Park in Holland on Tuesday evenings. She is also performing with several other groups throughout west Michigan.