Shaping Lives: Multiple Generations Attend Shenandoah

The Shaffer-Barbera-Ironmonger family tradition began at Shenandoah approximately 90 years ago. The importance of this tradition is best summarized by Percy Ironmonger ’64, who said, “Shenandoah shaped our lives.” For four generations, Percy and Rita Barbera ’64 Ironmonger’s family have attended… Read More


Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez ’99

Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez’s career as a solo and chamber pianist, conductor, organist,composer and teacher is remarkable for its versatility and productivity. Dr. Hernandez-Valdez was awarded first prizes at the Virginia Music Teachers Association Piano Competition and the Sidney M. Wright Collaborative… Read More