Mary Beth Flory has been pianist since 1971 with the exception of one year (1978-79). She is a graduate of Bridgewater College (BS in Music Education) and James Madison University (Master of Music). She taught public school elementary music from 1970-73. After teaching private piano lessons for 41 years, she retired in May 2014. In addition to her piano duties at the church, Mary Beth also serves as accompanist for Schola Cantorum, an audition vocal ensemble in Waynesboro, VA.
Mrs. Flory taught at Bridgewater College from 1989-2012 as adjunct faculty member teaching private piano. She has served as accompanist at district choir auditions, City/County Choir, American Choral Directors Association college division and pianist for the Church of the Brethren Annual Conference. (photo by Lisa Houff Photography ©2015)