Music Résumé

by | Nov 14, 2011

Forty years of training and experience­ have produced effective techniques­ in a variety of liturgical and musical­ environments, an expanding­ knowledge of music of the church, and valuable occasions for personal­ and spiritual growth. Enabling God’s children to participate in something­ beyond ourselves, to know God’s love and to offer our finest response­: this is our high calling and great reward. Click here for a complete biography.

Professional Experience

2013 – Present: Wendell Christian Church – Wendell, NC (Disciples of Christ)

Music Director and Organist

2012: Church of the Holy Family (Episcopal) – Chapel Hill, NC

Guest Organist

2012: White Memorial Presbyterian Church – Raleigh, NC

Guest Organist

2012: Front Street United Methodist Church – Burlington, NC

Guest Organist and Choir Director

2012: Macedonia United Methodist Church – Cary, NC

Guest Organist

1995 – 1999: First United Methodist Church – Cary, NC


1994 – 1995: St. Michael’s Episcopal Church – Raleigh, NC

Organist and Choirmaster

1990 – 1994: Church of the Good Samaritan (Episcopal) – Paoli, PA

Organist and Choirmaster

1984 – 1990: Grace Lutheran Church – Westminster, MD

Music Director and Organist

1974 – 1984: Mt. Vernon Place United Methodist Church – Baltimore, MD

Music Director and Organist

1972 – 1974: Westminster Presbyterian Church – West Chester, PA

Music Director and Organist

1971 – 1972: Abington Baptist Church – Abington, PA

Organist and Choir Director

1969 – 1971: Christ Episcopal Church – Woodbury, NJ

Organist and Choirmaster

1968 – 1969: Heidelberg Reformed Church (United Church of Christ) – Philadelphia, PA

Organist and Choir Director


1974 – 1975: Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD

Organ Performance

1969 – 1973: The Curtis Institute of Music – Philadelphia, PA

Artist Scholarship- Organ Performance

1968 – 1969: The Friends Select School – Philadelphia, PA

Secondary School

Applied Music:


Cherry Rhodes, Alexander McCurdy, John Weaver, Joseph Parsells


Greg Smith, David Rinald, Alexander McCurdy


David Rinald, Joseph Parsells

Men & Boys – Girls Choirs:

Barry Rose, RSCM Training Courses


Donald Allured

Professional Organizations:

The American Guild of Organists


Available upon request