Dr. Mary Newton joined the staff at St. Barnabas Lutheran Church as the organist in the Fall of 1999. A native of Minnesota, Mary is both the Organist at St. Barnabas and the Director of the St. Barnabas Lunch-time Organ Recital series.

Dr. Newton holds a BA degree in Music from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN, a Master's in Church Music degree from Concordia University Chicago in River Forest, IL, and a DMA in organ performance from the University of Minnesota.

She is very active in the American Guild of Organists. She is the student competition coordinator for the Twin Cities' annual organ competition, and she also serves on the national competition committee.



WORSHIP: Sunday, 9:00 AM, 10:30 AM • Saturday, 5:00 PM