Degrees and Certifications:
B.M.E. Bachelor of Music in Music Education
Miranda Beard was raised in a military family. Her travels took her to Japan, Guam, and the United Kingdom. Miranda earned her Bachelors of Music in Music Education from Shenandoah University. While attending the Shenandoah Conservatory, she was able to acquire real world experiences instructing students and making connections to the professional world. She looks forward to implementing "informances" into the music program at HCA. Informances offer students the opportunity to perform in informal settings. Providing these types of performance opportunities for students makes performing less stressful. The informances are centered around the SOLS the scholar is currently learning in class.