MANN, Robin. b. Murray Bridge, near Adelaide, South Australia, 26 July 1949. He was the son of sixth-generation German Lutheran parents. He was educated at Immanuel College, where he took piano lessons, and the University of Adelaide, where he completed a BA and Dip Ed. He underwent some musical and theological training at Luther Seminary, Adelaide. Three years of high-school teaching followed, before he took up work as a parish lay worker for St Stephen’s Lutheran Church, Adelaide (1976-95). For nearly thirty years (1971-99) he and his wife Dorothy were lead singers in Kindekrist, a band playing folk and rock music at Christian youth events in South Australia. Since 1995 he has been a...
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