Mr. Matt Knutson
9th-12th Grade Vocal Music/Choir
Champlin Park High School
For complete information about Mr. Knutson and the CPHS Vocal Music Department, visit www.CPHSVocalMusic.org
Welcome to Mr. Knutson's choir classroom website
Matt previously served as a vocal music teacher at Scott Highlands Middle School in Apple Valley for three years. In addition to directing curricular choirs at Scott Highlands, Matt directed four co-curricular choirs, served as director for two musicals each year, and coached students to state, regional, and national honor choirs. Matt also developed a men’s chorus, musical theatre program, and a cappella groups while serving as the varsity girls tennis coach at Rosemount High School.
Matt is a 2015 graduate of Luther College with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Education. He was an active member of the Luther College Choirs that toured through Italy, South Africa, and Namibia. He was also involved in a cappella groups and the tennis team.
In the summers, Matt is a graduate student in the University of Saint Thomas Masters program in Choral Music Education while also serving as assistant music director for a summer musical theatre program.
Matt is an active member of the American Choral Director’s Association and lives near Minneapolis with his wife, Maggie.
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