CHERRY HILL WELCOME CHARLES MILLER AS OUR NEW DIRECTOR OF MUSIC AND ORGANIST

January 1, 2020 is the first day of a new calendar year and it marks the beginning of what we pray will be a long and happy relationship with Charles Miller, our new Director of Music and Organist. Charles comes to Cherry Hill after serving as the Associate Organist of The Cathedral Church of St. Paul in Detroit.

              A native of Traverse City, Michigan, Mr. Miller graduated from the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan. He received his Bachelor of Music degree in organ performance from the University of Michigan in the class of Robert Glasgow, and his master’s degree in choral conducting from the University of Connecticut. Prior to his appointment in Detroit, Charles served as the interim  Associate Musician and Organist, Cathedral of All Saints (Episcopal), Albany, NY. From 2006-2013 he was Minister of Music and Organist at National City Christian Church in Washington D.C. and from 2001-2006 Associate Organist and Director of Music at Asylum Hill Congregational Church in Hartford, CT. Earlier positions include Director of Music and Organist, First Church of Christ in Hartford (Center Church), Hartford, CT, Organist/Choirmaster, Trinity Episcopal Church, Tariffville, CT,  Assistant Organist, Christ Church (Episcopal), Grosse Pointe, MI, and  Organist, First United Methodist Church, Farmington, MI

Charles has been featured in solo recitals at the National Cathedral and the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., St. Thomas Church and the Brick Presbyterian Church in New York City, York Minster, England and St. Paul’s Cathedral, London. He performed three times for the Spoleto Festival in South Carolina and his 1995 performance there was featured on NPR’s Pipedreams.

In addition to his position at Cherry Hill, Charles will continue to serve as President and Owner, Phillip Truckenbrod Concert Artists (booking & PR agency for concert organists.

We hope that you will be in worship on Sunday, January 5, 2020, Charles’ first Sunday with us, and welcome him afterwards at a coffee hour hosted by members of the Worship and Music Committee.

CHERRY HILL WELCOME CHARLES MILLER AS OUR NEW DIRECTOR OF MUSIC AND ORGANIST

January 1, 2020 is the first day of a new calendar year and it marks the beginning of what we pray will be a long and happy relationship with Charles Miller, our new Director of Music and Organist. Charles comes to Cherry Hill after serving as the Associate Organist of The Cathedral Church of St. […]