Petersen, Lynn

Portrait of Dr. Lynn Petersen

Professor - Music

Dr. Lynn Petersen is a composer, pianist and organist with over forty years of experience teaching and performing. She has composed and arranged music for orchestra, band, jazz ensemble, chamber ensembles, choir, voice, piano, organ, and music for liturgy and worship. Commissions include the American Guild of Organists, Montana State Music Teachers Association, WELS Commission on Worship, and the Myrna Loy Center. Her compositions are published by Augsburg Fortress, Concordia Publishing House, GIA Publications, Northwestern Publishing House, and SMP Press.

Courses taught: MUS 109 – Keyboard Musicianship I

B.S. Elementary Education, Dr. Martin Luther College; Master of Church Music degree, Concordia College-River Forest; Ph.D. in Music Theory and Composition, University of Minnesota