Dr. Byron Jensen, a distinguished professor of music, retired from full time teaching at Hastings College in May 2022. He continues to conduct the HC Handbell Choir, and assist the Department of Music as needed.
He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Colorado and his master’s and doctorate from Kansas State University. Dr. Jensen has conducted musicians from kindergarten to professional level, and serves as the conductor of the Hastings Symphony Orchestra.
BME – University of Northern Colorado
Master of Music – Kansas State University
PhD – Kansas State University
DFA (Honoris Causa) Hastings College