LSTC News Release
Schwandt Appointed LSTC Staff Musician
Posted Sep 15, 2004
Daniel E. Schwandt has been appointed LSTC staff musician. His responsibilities include providing musical leadership for daily chapel and directing the seminary's Chapel Singers. Schwandt holds a Bachelor of Music Degree in Church Music with an organ emphasis from St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minn.
He has served a variety of congregations in Minnesota and Wisconsin. In addition, Schwandt served for a period of time as staff daily chapel organist at Luther Seminary. He also serves as organist and choir director at Augustana Lutheran Church in Chicago.
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The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago forms visionary leaders to bear witness to the good news of Jesus Christ. Its approximately 290 students come from all parts of the United States and from around the world to study in the masters level and advanced studies programs. Graduates become pastors, other church leaders, and university and seminary professors. LSTC is a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and a member of the Association of Chicago Theological Schools, allowing students to cross-register among the 12 member seminaries and drawing on a wealth of ecumenical resources. LSTC enjoys a number of cooperative arrangements with the University of Chicago.