Dawn Gilmore, DWS

Assistant Professor of Music

Office Phone: (951) 343-4704
E-mail: Dgilmore@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: Hawkins 220
Office Hours: by appointment

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
DWS Worship studies Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies 2014
MM Conducting Azusa Pacific University 1985
BA Music Theory Azusa Pacific University 1978
  • Additional Education

    California Teaching Credential, single subject

  • Courses Taught

    Music and Worship;
    Conducting;
    choral ensembles;
    Programming and Practice of Worship,
    Seminar in Worship Leadership;
    Choral Pedagogy;
    Music Theory,
    Musicianship Lab.
    Women's Choir
    Chamber Singers
    Global Music

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    The seasons of the church year; Jewish feasts and celebrations.

  • Teaching Experience

    Rocky Mountain College, Calgary, Alberta
    Village Christian Schools, Sun Valley, California
    Seattle Christian Schools, Seattle, Washington
    Brethren Christian School, La Mirada, California
    Pacific Christian School, Los Angeles, California

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Riverside Free Methodist Church, Riverside, CA
    Harvest Hills Alliance Church, Calgary, Alberta

    Her other church involvements have included teaching Sunday School classes on the Seasons of the Church Year, and Intergenerational Worship, leading small group studies in worship and speaking at women’s retreat. She has also designed and directed music camps for elementary children.

  • Community Service & Involvement

    serving at the Drop in Center; collecting toiletries for the women's prison in Mexico; Operation Christmas Child.

  • Interests & Hobbies

    travel; spending time with family and friends, cooking and entertaining, gardening.

    Dawn’s personal story has been a journey of faithful obedience to God’s call. Growing up in a very musical pastor’s house served as the training ground for her life of service and ministry. Dawn’s husband Glenn is an associate pastor and currently serves at Riverside Free Methodist Church. Dawn and Glenn have 3 grown children and 8 grandchildren and a dog.

  • Personal Philosophy

    "For I am confident of this very thing, that he who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus." Phil 1:6.