Featured Profile: Stephanie Bell, Early Childhood Department Coordinator and Teacher


Years at DQ: 6

Where are you from? Huxley, Iowa

Most memorable performance/achievement: Singing with the St. Olaf Choir at Carnegie Hall – it was also my first time in NYC!

Favorite piece/composition? At the moment I would say “Morgen” by Richard Strauss

One thing that makes DQ stand out from other institutions: A long history of enduring excellence.

Upcoming/current projects: Working on writing/singing songs for an upcoming album.

Fun fact: I make a really good cricket chirping noise.

Advice for aspiring musicians/students: Make music for the love of it.

Watch Stephanie sing a song she wrote (“Caroline Cries”) for an anti-human trafficking event:

Trevor Tamashiro