Music Directors

Wayne Feller, Music Director

Wayne has been the director of the Star of the North Concert Band since January, 1996. He holds a B.A. in music education from St. Olaf College (Northfield, MN) and an M.A. in music education from Northwestern University (Evanston, IL).

Wayne is a Technology Integration Specialist for the elementary schools in Stillwater, MN and he was named “Band Educator of the Year” in 1994 by the Minnesota Music Educators Association.
Details of Wayne’s ongoing and past projects can be found at his website.

Sandy HombSandy Homb, Associate Music Director

Sandy is a founding member of the Band and also the flute section leader. She holds a B.A. in music from Viterbo University (La Crosse, WI) and a Masters in Education from St Mary’s University (Winona, MN).

Sandy is the Fine Arts Curriculum Coordinator for Hopkins Public Schools. She also is the District’s Q-Comp Manager, working with teacher observation and improvement programs.