School of Rock 2017!

The Wirth Center’s School of Rock is a fast paced summer camp for 6th to 12th grade students held at Calvary Community Church culminating in a rock concert at the Paramount Theatre in downtown St. Cloud. Rock along with the BEST professional rock artists in central...

Teacher Feature: Joe Finstrom

We love our faculty here at the Wirth Center.  We are highlighting some of our amazing teachers so that you can get to know them better! Teacher: Joe Finstrom What do you teach? Cello, Upright bass, Electric bass How long have you been at the Wirth Center? I just...

Teacher Feature: Dr. Marcie Givens

We love our faculty here at the Wirth Center.  We are highlighting some of our amazing teachers so that you can get to know them better! Teacher: Dr. Marcie Givens What do you teach? Voice. Although I am also a college professor of voice, I delight in working with...

Why Are Summer Camps So Special? By Lauri Koenig

Laughter echoes in the breeze as the heat of the sun warms your spirit; multiple pieces of music merging into one beautiful sound as you walk the hallway; and smiles- smiles everywhere- it all comes together at summer camp. Why are summer programs so special? Is it...

Teacher Feature: Karin Rau

We love our faculty here at the Wirth Center.  We are highlighting some of our amazing teachers so that you can get to know them better! Teacher: Karin Rau What do you teach? Private and group percussion lessons, West African drumming, West African dance, Zimbabwe...

Teacher Feature: Angela Ringsmuth

We love our faculty here at the Wirth Center.  We are highlighting some of our amazing teachers so that you can get to know them better! Teacher: Angela Ringsmuth What do you teach? Piano How long have you been at the Wirth Center? As a student since 1996, and a...

Sarah Dahl–Local Performance Spotlight

On April 21st and 23rd, one of our outstanding violin faculty, Sarah Dahl, had the honor of being Concertmaster for the performance of Requiem for the Living, presented by the Paramount Center for the Arts.  Ms. Dahl, along with other community musicians and the Youth...

Salon se Leve 4/30/2017

Today, come to Minneapolis for a fantastic recital featuring piano and violin! Salon se Leve, promoting some of the BEST young musicians emerging from Minnesota! Since 1999, this monthly performance series presents, supports and encourages Minnesota’s most gifted...

Spring Gala 2017: Carnival!

Please join us, this coming Saturday, May 6th, for our annual Spring Gala concert! The Spring Gala is a showcase of all the performing arts classes that are offered through the Wirth Center. The two-hour concert is a bonanza of all disciplines of music and dance,...

Teacher Feature: Analisa Koenig

We love our faculty here at the Wirth Center.  We are highlighting some of our amazing teachers so that you can get to know them better! Teacher: Analisa Koenig What do you teach? Violin & Viola How long have you been at the Wirth Center? Over 1 year What is your...