Master of Sacred Music (MSM)—in the first years called Master of Arts in Music in Worship (MAMW)—graduates of Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota, when Paul Westermeyer was Professor of Church Music and Director of the Master of Sacred Music degree with St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota. The degree was envisioned to have one or two students each year.

Westermeyer advised one Ph.D. student who graduated in 2014.  

May, 1991 (MAMW)
1. Pamela Carlson
May, 1992
2. Julie Lindorff
3. Richard D. Paulsen (d. 2000)
4. James B. Ryberg
May, 1993
5. Gary Boettcher Butler
6. Michiko Koizumi
7. Jorunn Raddum
8. John B. Salveson
May, 1994
9. Trevor Allan Bailey
10.  Randall D. Engle
11.  Thomas K. Hamilton
12.  William E. Messerschmidt
13.  John A. Schlobohm
May, 1995 (MSM)
14.  Steven Charles Berg
15.  Ray E. Gustafson
16.  Erumi Kuwaori
17.  Cynthia Joan Niiler
18.  Diane Reimers Pearson
19.  Mark Llewellyn Whitfield
May, 1996
20.  David D. Harp
21.  Dennis Wayne Larson
22.  Serina Josephine Norvold
May, 1997
23.  Jason L. Gottschalk
24.  Melinda Way-Johnson
May, 1998
25.  Kathy Lynn Matychuk
26.  Matthew J. Penning
December, 1998
27.  Deborah Anderson Hermes
28.  Ting Juan Wang
May, 1999
29.  Kyle Stephen Haugen
30.  Cynthia J. Moore
December, 1999
31.  Christopher J. Brand
May, 2000
32.  Timothy John Getz
33.  John Donald Jahr
May, 2001
34.  Peter Alan Carlson
35.  Jodi L. Gustafson
36.  Morva Thue Klein
37.  Agastya Rama Listya
38.  Kerstin Louise Shaffer
May, 2002
39.  Joseph Jason Bazzle
40.  Sara Birkeland
41.  Patrica McKinney Bjorklund
42.  Young Hee Chung
43.  Kristin Eaves Rongstad
44.  Jonathan Daniel Strommen         Campbell
May, 2003
45.  Jana Leigh Bos
December, 2003
46.  Ellen Andreyana
May, 2004
47.  Shaun Theodore Halland
48.  Christopher G. Nelson
49.  Michael J. Schmidt
May, 2005
50.  Thomas W. Carlson
51.  Zebulon Michael Highben
52.  Elizabeth Ingersoll Swanson
53.  Ruth E. Thorsell (d. 2006)
54.  Yap Tek Chong
December, 2005
55.  Sandra Krumholz
May, 2006 
56.  Mark John Ertl
57.  Yuko Maruyama
58.  Glen Don McAvoy, Jr.
59.  Rebekah G. Schulz
60.  Brian Andrew Wentzel
May, 2007
61.  Sally Ann Jacob Messner
62.  William Ondieki Obaga
63.  Ivana Sabanošová
64.  Philip Kealy Wilson
65.  Ishaya Yarison
December, 2007
66.  Luke Tegtmeier
May, 2008
67.  Travis Robert Beck
68.  Anne Marie Laino (d. 2009)
December, 2008
69.  Mark Jeffery Spitzak
May, 2009
70.  Nicholas John Barootian
71.  Daniel Jonathan Fenn
72.  Tawny Leigh Homesley
73.  Elizabeth Marie Mangold
74.  Mikyoung Park
December, 2009
75.  Ruth Ann Monson
May, 2010
76.  Jeffrey Scott Anthony
77.  James G. Davidson
78.  Sean Murray Johnson
79.  HyeonJeong Lee
80.  Joshua L. Lindgren
81.  Mark Andrew Stover
May, 2011
82.  Shannon Brockshus
83.  Zachary J. Busch
May, 2012
84.  Emily Grace Bruflat
85.  Michael John Devine
86.  Ryan Robert Luhrs
May, 2013
87.  Jason Michael Horner
88.  Brice David Peterson
May, 2014
89.  Andrew Thomas Birling
90.  Andrew Karl Bruhn

May, 2016

91. Bernhard Frederick Asher


May, 2014 

​       William Ondieki Obaga, Ph.D.               (MSM, 2007) “A History of Church Music in Kenya, Especially 1844-1919”