Bob Peskin, Executive Director
Bob has held positions in commercial and public radio, the independent record industry, and nonprofit administration. Formerly the national director of chapters at the American Composers Forum, he served as director of music ministries at Unity Church-Unitarian for five years. The founding director of the Middlebury (Vt.) Community Chorus, he has led choral ensembles for more than 25 years. He has also served as music director for community, college, and professional theatrical productions. As a singer and arranger, he has created several a cappella groups, and was the bass section leader of the Dale Warland Singers for seven years. His production and editing credits include recordings with the Dale Warland Singers, folksinger Jean Redpath, and pianist Keith Jarrett. Bob earned his B.A. cum laude in music composition from Princeton, and pursued graduate studies in choral conducting at the University of Minnesota.
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Alyssa Breece, Operations Manager
Alyssa joins the Minnesota Chorale with 13 years of operations and project management experience. A graduate of St. Cloud State University with a bachelor of music degree, she sang with an a cappella swing quartet for 11 years and has performed with several Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Companies and Theatre L’Homme Dieu. As the mom of a pre-schooler and a 2nd grader, she is always happily hopping. When not enjoying the arts you may find her traveling, reading or crafting up a storm with the kids.
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Barbara Lundervold, Chorus Personnel Manager
Barbara has served as chorus personnel manager for 19 of the 29 years that she has sung with the Minnesota Chorale. She is also a real estate agent in Woodbury where she raised her three children and lives with her dog and cat. She has sung with the Oratorio Society of Minnesota, the Louisville Bach Society, the Woodbury Chorale, the Mississippi Valley Chorale, the Edina Chorale, and groups at Mankato State University where she earned a degree in music education. When she's not busy singing and selling, she enjoys traveling and cheering on the Vikings and Twins.
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