Tony Barr is a theologian, astrophysicist. composer and writer. He publishes his own music from his home in Saint Cloud under the label of Jabulani Music, which he formed while with Zulu friends in South Africa .
Juliana Howard is longtime resident of St. Cloud now living in St. Joseph. In 1987, she founded the CRAYONS, a group of children from area Catholic schools who performed and recorded her music. In the olden days, she wrote radio jingles, poetry, parody, lesson plans, and letters to the editor. She uses words to help process her life, exercise her brain, and delight herself.
Delores Dufner, OSB is a member of Saint Benedict’s Monastery in St. Joseph, Minn., and is a nationally-renowned hymn writer. She has received 58 commissions to write hymn lyrics for special occasions or needs, and her lyrics are the basis of over 80 choral octavos.
Adam Hammer was voted “Best Original Music” in Central Minnesota and spent several weeks in the top 10 of CMJ charts at 88.1 FM KVSC with “Broken Like You.” His “Simple Songs” album is currently in production, and his newest single release, “The Love You Take”...
“A dude with some tunes and his head in the clouds,” TJ Larum is a singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from St. Cloud, MN. He combines elements of his many musical influences to form what he likes to call “a percussive take on an acoustic twang.”