CAS Workshops

The Center for Arts and Spirituality plays host to several workshops throughout the year. Read below for upcoming workshops!

2018 Brass Workshop

25th Annual Church Brass Workshop
August 7, 9, 11, 12 & 19, 2018

James Patrick Miller, Guest Conductor, Gustavus Adolphus College

The goal of the workshop is to encourage the use of brass music in worship and to develop a network of church brass ensembles in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. The workshop is sponsored by All Saints and Normandale Lutheran Churches and is provided free of charge.

Tuesday & Thursday, August 7 & 9
7:00-9:00 pm Rehearsals
Normandale Lutheran Church
6100 Normandale Road, Edina

Saturday, August 11
4:30 pm Mass
Christ the King Catholic Church
5029 Zenith Ave S, Minneapolis
(Group dinner after the service)

Sunday, August 12
9:30 am Worship
Normandale Lutheran Church

Sunday, August 19
9:00 & 10:30 am Worship
All Saints Lutheran Church
15915 Excelsior Blvd, Minnetonka


Past CAS Workshops

Hymn-Sing Festival Choir Workshop | February 26, 2017
All were invited to join the Normandale Choir in a pre-concert choir rehearsal working with David Clarke and John Ferguson for the hymn-sing: "Jesus Christ – The Light of the World | A Cycle of Hymns for Transfiguration Sunday".

Music Composition 101 Workshop | February 2017
Participants worked with nationally recognized composer, Cary John Franklin, in weekly sessions learning how to create musical compositions.

Sculpture Creation Workshop | September - October 2016
Sculptor and poet, Mac Gimse, worked with groups of all ages on Sundays and Wednesdays in September and October to create a sculpture as we expressed our common faith and desire for peace and global harmony through the visual arts.

24th Annual Church Brass Workshop | July 25 - August 6, 2017
Jerry Luckhardt, Guest Conductor
The goal of this workshop is to encourage the use of brass music in worship and to develop a network of church brass ensembles in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. The workshop was sponsored by All Saints and Normandale Lutheran Churches.

Questions? Contact David Clarke at 952.929.1697 x366 or