Sinfonia East Conductor
Brian Larson has taught orchestra at all levels in Mounds View Public Schools since 2006, and is currently director of orchestras at Chippewa Middle School. He has served as the GTCYS Sinfonia East conductor since 2022. Mr. Larson grew up in southern Minnesota and began learning cello in fifth grade. He has a bachelor’s degree in music education from the University of Minnesota and a master’s degree in instructional strategies from Augustana University-Sioux Falls. Mr. Larson lives in Lino Lakes, Minnesota with his wife and two children. In his free time, he enjoys cooking, camping, and building.