Grotenhuis, Dale

Dale Grotenhuis earned a bachelor’s degree in music from Calvin and a master’s degree in music from Michigan State University. (He completed all of the coursework for a doctorate in music from Ohio State University.) For 35 years, Grotenhuis taught music at Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa, and he is credited with creating hundreds of compositions. He also served on the committee to develop the 1987 gray Psalter Hymnal.

Grotenhuis retired from his position as professor of music and director of choral music at Dordt in 1994. He died on August 17, 2012.

Choral music by Dale Grotenhuis

Instrumental music by Dale Grotenhuis