Launch the recording with the embedded player below. Mrs. Pickett wrote her remembrances in two parts before recording them and they are available as one document for download above and to the right. A photograph and a pdf containing several photographs are linked below.


Bachelor of Music, IWU, 1950. Accorsing to the 1950 Wesleyana, she was a member of the Indee Women, Egas, Alpha Lambda Delta, Women's Chorus, Colleqiate Choir, University Chorus, Episcopoi, Sunday Evening Fellowship, Vesper Chairman, Vesper Organist, Park Hall President, and was in productions of "Faust" and "Of Thee I Sing."

Mrs. Pickett later attained the following additional accomplishments:

Master of Sacred Music, Union Theological Seminary, 1952

Choir Master degree, American Guild of Organists, 1956

Certified Church Musician, Presbyterian Association of Musicians, 1978

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John and Wilberta Pickett .JPG (620 kB)
taken in 2017

Peggy Cummins and Wilberta.pdf (212 kB)
Contains photos of Peggy Cummins - one in 1932, one in 1997; Wilberta's graduation picture, 1950; and a photo of Wilberta and her brother when she was four years old in 1932 when she started piano lessons with Peggy Cummins.