staff

Michael Compton

Position: 
Director of Music Ministries
Michael has served St. Matthew’s as music director since All Saints Sunday, 1983. He was trained as a violinist at Boston University under the late Gerald Gelbloom of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and studied organ with Canon Musician Howard Don Small at the Cathedral Church of St. Mark in Minneapolis. In addition to his work for St. Matthew’s, Michael also performs as a violinist with several Twin Cities ensembles and is alto section leader of the Gregorian Singers. As a composer/arranger he is published by Augsburg-Fortress.