ANDREW SCANLON is a member of the keyboard faculty at East Carolina University where he oversees the undergraduate and graduate programs in organ and sacred music. He is also the Organist-Choirmaster at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Greenville, where he maintains a full schedule of choral services and, in addition, he serves as Artistic Director of the East Carolina Musical Arts Education Foundation.
Andrew Scanlon is a native of Methuen, Massachusetts; prior to coming to Greenville, he taught organ at Duquesne University, and formerly held positions at St. Paul’s Cathedral, Buffalo, NY, Marquand Chapel at Yale Divinity School, and Christ & St. Stephen’s Church in New York City. A frequent performer at the organ, Andrew Scanlon has performed at national conventions of the American Guild of Organists, the Organ Historical Society (four times), as well as throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. Scanlon has performed in some of the world’s most significant religious venues including St. Patrick’s Cathedral, St. Thomas Church, and the Church of St. Mary the Virgin (New York), National City Christian Church (Washington) The Cathedral of St. Philip (Atlanta), Fourth Presbyterian Church (Chicago), St. Paul’s Cathedral (Boston), St. James’ Cathedral (Toronto), Saint Paul’s Within the Walls (Rome), Notre-Dame Cathedral, The American Cathedral and La Trinité (Paris) and other venues in England, Italy, Germany, Canada and Croatia. Actively involved in the American Guild of Organists, Andrew Scanlon holds the Fellowship diploma (FAGO), has been a faculty member for three Pipe Organ Encounters, is a member of the National Board of Examiners, and was recently appointed to the National Committee on Professional Certification. A graduate of Duquesne and Yale Universities, Scanlon’s principal teachers have been John Skelton, Ann Labounsky, David Craighead, John Walker, and Thomas Murray.