Musical Leadership

Barry Zumwalde, Director


Barry Zumwalde has been with the Centennial Community Band since the fall of 2013. He teaches instrumental music at Forest Lake Area High School in Forest Lake, Minnesota. His responsibilities include teaching concert bands, jazz band, pep band, and pit orchestra.

Barry previously taught for nine years at North Branch Area High School. He holds a BM in Music Education and Trombone Performance from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities and an MA in Music Education from the University of St. Thomas.

Barry lives in Forest Lake with his wife, who is also a music teacher, and their three children.

Past Directors:

Director, Charles Weise: Fall 2012 through Spring 2013.

Director, Jim Baxter: Spring 2008 through Spring 2012.

Director, Michael Moeller: Fall, 2011 (Interim).

Director, Karen Eitland: Spring 2003 through Winter 2008.

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