John is in charge of Grace’s summer music series and plays piano for various special events at the church. A gifted pianist, John currently heads the praise band at White Bear Lake United Methodist Church.
John taught music at the St. Paul Academy for 25 years and has played for and led music programs at a variety of churches in the Twin Cities area. He has also played keyboards in a number of local bands, including Masquerade, Zypper, The Score, The Steel Cats, OceaNation, One Nation, Zebra Mussels, and The Working Stiffs. John has shared the stage with many national acts, including Night Ranger, Great White, Davey Jones, REO Speedwagon, and Fergie Frederiksen of Toto.