MSM Graduates

Master of Sacred Music (MSM)—in the first years called Master of Arts in Music in Worship (MAMW)—graduates of Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota, when Paul Westermeyer was Professor of Church Music and Director of the Master of Sacred Music degree with St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota. The degree was envisioned to have one or two students each year.

Westermeyer advised one Ph.D. student who graduated in 2014.  

May, 1991 (MAMW)

 1. Pamela Carlson 

May, 1992

 2. Julie Lindorff
3. Richard D. Paulsen (d. 2000)
4. James B. Ryberg 


May, 1993


5. Gary Boettcher Butler
6. Michiko Koizumi
7. Jorunn Raddum
8. John B. Salveson  

May, 1994

 9. Trevor Allan Bailey
10.  Randall D. Engle
11.  Thomas K. Hamilton
12.  William E. Messerschmidt
13.  John A. Schlobohm 

May, 1995 (MSM)

 14.  Steven Charles Berg
15.  Ray E. Gustafson
16.  Erumi Kuwaori
17.  Cynthia Joan Niiler
18.  Diane Reimers Pearson
19.  Mark Llewellyn Whitfield
 

May, 1996

 20.  David D. Harp
21.  Dennis Wayne Larson
22.  Serina Josephine Norvold

May, 1997

 23.  Jason L. Gottschalk
24.  Melinda Way-Johnson
May, 1998
25.  Kathy Lynn Matychuk
26.  Matthew J. Penning
 

December, 1998

 27.  Deborah Anderson Hermes
28.  Ting Juan Wang
May, 1999
29.  Kyle Stephen Haugen
30.  Cynthia J. Moore 

December, 1999

 31.  Christopher J. Brand
May, 2000
32.  Timothy John Getz
33.  John Donald Jahr 

May, 2001

 34.  Peter Alan Carlson
35.  Jodi L. Gustafson
36.  Morva Thue Klein
37.  Agastya Rama Listya
38.  Kerstin Louise Shaffer 

May, 2002

 39.  Joseph Jason Bazzle
40.  Sara Birkeland
41.  Patrica McKinney Bjorklund
42.  Young Hee Chung
43.  Kristin Eaves Rongstad
44.  Jonathan Daniel Strommen Campbell 

May, 2003

 45.  Jana Leigh Bos
December, 2003
46.  Ellen Andreyana 

May, 2004

47.  Shaun Theodore Halland
48.  Christopher G. Nelson
49.  Michael J. Schmidt
 

May, 2005

50.  Thomas W. Carlson
51.  Zebulon Michael Highben
52.  Elizabeth Ingersoll Swanson
53.  Ruth E. Thorsell (d. 2006)
54.  Yap Tek Chong
 

December, 2005

55.  Sandra Krumholz
May, 2006 
56.  Mark John Ertl
57.  Yuko Maruyama
58.  Glen Don McAvoy, Jr.
59.  Rebekah G. Schulz
60.  Brian Andrew Wentzel 

May, 2007

61.  Sally Ann Jacob Messner
62.  William Ondieki Obaga
63.  Ivana Sabanošová
64.  Philip Kealy Wilson
65.  Ishaya Yarison 

December, 2007

66.  Luke Tegtmeier

May, 2008

67.  Travis Robert Beck
68.  Anne Marie Laino (d. 2009) 

December, 2008

69.  Mark Jeffery Spitzak
 

May, 2009

70.  Nicholas John Barootian
71.  Daniel Jonathan Fenn
72.  Tawny Leigh Homesley
73.  Elizabeth Marie Mangold
74.  Mikyoung Park 

December, 2009

 75.  Ruth Ann Monson

May, 2010

76.  Jeffrey Scott Anthony
77.  James G. Davidson
78.  Sean Murray Johnson
79.  HyeonJeong Lee
80.  Joshua L. Lindgren
81.  Mark Andrew Stover 

May, 2011

82.  Shannon Brockshus
83.  Zachary J. Busch 

May, 2012

84.  Emily Grace Bruflat
85.  Michael John Devine
86.  Ryan Robert Luhrs
 

May, 2013

87.  Jason Michael Horner
88.  Brice David Peterson 

May, 2014

89.  Andrew Thomas Birling
90.  Andrew Karl Bruhn 

May, 2016

91. Bernhard Frederick Asher

May, 2014

William Ondieki Obaga, Ph.D.             

(MSM, 2007) “A History of Church Music in Kenya, Especially 1844-1919”