Garrett Debbink is the choir director at Jefferson Middle School in Madison, Wisconsin where he directs the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade choirs along with the after school swing choir Loud n Clear. He earned his bachelor of Music Education from the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire where he held dual emphasis in Voice and Piano. While there, he was involved in The Singing Statesmen, Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, Impromptu and the Blugold Marching Band. In 2011, he studied abroad in Costa Rica and helped with a youth choir and taught piano lessons at the Escuela Municipal de Musica in San Isidro de Heredia. He also teaches piano lessons through MSCR.
When he’s not directing choir or teaching music, he enjoys running, playing ultimate Frisbee and soccer, reading, and playing board games. He is excited to be directing the Madison Maennerchor, and encourages anyone interested to come sing and enjoy some Gemütlichkeit!