Former Music Professor Myron Tweed Dies at 83

Myron TweedMyron Tweed, D.M.A., passed away on Sept. 28, 2013 at the age of 83. Tweed served as a music professor and director of fine arts at Bethel College from 1963-’73 and earned a reputation as a caring professor and administrator

“He encouraged you to aspire to be more than you dreamed you could be,” says former president Steven Cramer, Ph.D., '75,  who was mentored by Tweed as a student at Bethel.

In 1973 Tweed joined the music faculty at Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, Calif., where he spent the rest of his career. A memorial service will be held on Nov. 2 at First Presbyterian Church, San Diego, where Tweed served as head of the music ministry.

Read more about Tweed's life in this article from the San Diego Union-Tribune.