MajorBroadcasting & Digital Media
HometownOrange City, IA
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Cedarville University, located in Southwest Ohio, is an accredited, Christ-centered, Baptist institution with 3,963 undergraduate, graduate, and online students in more than 150 areas of study. Founded in 1887, Cedarville is recognized nationally fo...
David Mortenson was recognized for earning a spot on the Dean's ListRequires a 3.5 GPA or greater, as well as at least 12 credit hoursFall 2015 - Spring 2017Added by David
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David Mortenson was recognized for earning a spot on an honors listHonor role - requires a 3.7 GPAFall 2011 - Spring 2015Added by David
Awards & Recognition
David Mortenson of Orange City, IA, graduated from Cedarville University with a degree in Broadcasting & Digital Media.Spring 2018Verified by Cedarville University
David Mortenson was recognized for earning an academic awardKennedy Center Award of Merit for Excellence in Ensemble Work
All cast members of the 2017 Winter Musical, The Music Man, received this award recognizing the cast's excellence in ensemble work.Winter 2017-2018Added by David
David Mortenson was recognized for earning an academic awardBest Collegiate Production of a Play
All cast and crew members of Cedarville University's "The Music Man" received this award from Russell Florence, Jr. of Dayton's Most Metro.
http://www.mostmetro.com/entertainment/saluting-daytons-2016-17-theater-season.htmlAdded by David
David Mortenson was recognized for earning an academic awardNational School Orchestra Award
The National School Orchestra Award is the highest honor you can bestow upon a member of the high school orchestra to recognize excellence in playing and contributions to the ensemble. This award recognizes outstanding dedication and superior musicianship.
At MOC-Floyd Valley High School, the National School Orchestra Award is given to one senior orchestra member each spring.Spring 2015Added by David
David Mortenson was recognized for earning an academic awardLouis Armstrong Jazz Award
The Louis Armstrong Award, or sometimes the King Bee Award, is the "top senior jazz award" or highest level interscholastic award given to a musician. It is given out by high schools nationwide in the United States in recognition of "outstanding musical achievement and an incredible dedication to the program".
At MOC-Floyd Valley High School, the Louis Armstrong Jazz Award is given to one senior jazz band member each spring.Spring 2015Added by David
Activities & Affiliations
David Mortenson of Orange City, IA, was named to the Dean's Honor List at Cedarville University. Mortenson maintained a 3.75 GPA in the 2018 spring semester, while taking at least 12 credit hours f...Spring 2018Verified by Cedarville University
Symphonic BandI played alto and soprano saxophoneFall 2015 - Spring 2016Added by David
Men's Glee ClubVocal and instrumental soloistSince its formation in 1992, the Men's Glee Club has held a special place among the performance ensembles at Cedarville University through the presentation of frequent on-campus concerts along with performance ministries for schools, churches, and civic organizations. Their varied repertoire includes anthems, spirituals, patriotic numbers, popular music, and contemporary praise selections designed for collaborative worship. The Men's Glee Club includes numerous vocal and instrumental soloists.Fall 2015 - Spring 2017Added by David
Filmgate Media OrganizationSound Designer, Sound Designer, Leadership Team, ActorMain Sound Designer and Audio Engineer for FilmGate. I recorded, mixed, and produced all of the audio for various short films. This included on-set recording and studio ADR, as well as Foley and SFX recording and editing.
I also appeared as an actor in many of these short films, which included acting on location and acting before a green screen.
In the video below, I was part of the production crew, and I provided the voice-over.Fall 2015 - Spring 2017Added by DavidExpand ▾
Resound RadioProduction, Production & On-airProduction crew - I recorded, mixed, and produced production liners and show spots.
On-air crew - I recorded the weather for the day, which aired hourly on the half-hour.
http://www.resoundradio.com/dj-spotlights-david-mortenson/Fall 2015 - Spring 2017Added by DavidExpand ▾
Symphonic BandSaxophone section leaderThe more advanced of the two band ensembles at MOC-Floyd Valley. Students wishing to play in this band were expected to audition every year.
I played alto saxophone, and occasionally played the oboe or English horn part on soprano saxophone.Fall 2011 - Spring 2015Added by David
OrchestraCo-concertmaster, Concertmaster, Concertmaster & featured soloistViolinist for my high school orchestra. I played first violin all four years and never sat lower than 3rd chair (freshman and sophomore year - I was co-first chair my junior year and first chair my senior year).Fall 2011 - Spring 2015Added by David
Jazz Band2nd alto, 1st tenor, 1st tenor & soloist, 1st alto & featured soloistSaxophone for my high school jazz band. I played and soloed on alto, tenor, and soprano saxophone.
I was the featured soloist on alto saxophone my junior year, playing "Isfahan" by Duke Ellington.
I was the featured soloist on soprano saxophone my senior year, playing "Grace" by Quincy Jones.Fall 2011 - Spring 2015Added by David
User Services Student LeadAugust 2016 - May 2018
User Services Student WorkerOctober 2015 - August 2016
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Machine Cleaner, CashierMay 2016 - December 2016
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