Instrumental Ensembles

Zumbro Brass Ensemble

Experienced brass players are encouraged to contact Chris Gade (507-280-1904) for rehearsal information. This ensemble, under the direction of Matt Hafar, performs in worship on festival Sundays and participates in the annual Festival of Lessons and Carols at St. Marys Hospital Chapel.

Zumbro Youth Band and Strings

Playing opportunity for middle school and high school instrumentalists. Rehearsals are scheduled prior to Sundays the ensemble plays in worship. This ensemble, under the direction of Kristy Giere, will play two to three times throughout the year.

The Zumbro Youth Band and Strings will accompany the congregation during worship services on Sunday, Dec. 11. All Zumbro youth who have played a band or string instrument for more than two years and are looking for an opportunity to play are invited to join. 

The rehearsals are:
· Thursday, Dec. 1, 6:30-7:15pm
· Tuesday, Dec. 6, 6:30-7:15pm
· Saturday, Dec. 10, 1:15-2pm
Confirmation students can earn service hours by participating! Contact Director of Music and Liturgy Kristy Giere with your questions. 

Zumbro Woodwind Quintet

Ensemble open to experienced players of all ages for horn, bassoon, oboe, clarinet and flute. Kristy Giere is the director.

Wednesday Worship and Sunday Liturgy Musicians

Open to anyone interested in sharing instrumental talents in worship are encouraged to speak to Kristy Giere. Guitars, percussionists, woodwinds, brass, and string players are needed throughout the year.



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