Pipe Organs Inspire’s 2012 performing artists

Originally from Seoul, Korea, Ae-Kyong Kim completed her Bachelor of Music degree in Organ Performance in 1993, and earned the Master of Music degree in Organ Performance in 1995 at the University of Southern California where she studied with Dr. Ladd Thomas. While studying at USC, she was awarded several scholarships, including the Irene Robertson Endowed Scholarship and the Walter F. Skeele Scholarship Fund. In addition to studying organ at USC, ... [more]

David Wolfe began studying piano at the age of eight and quickly became in­terested in the organ as well. He began serving as a church organist at age 13, and soon thereafter studied privately with Richard Purvis (com­poser/or­gan­ist Grace Cathedral, San Francisco). David earned the Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees in Music at California State University, Fresno, and then went on to Europe where he studied under Parisian ... [more]

Timothy Howard is Director of Music and Organist at Pasadena Presbyterian Church. In addition, he is Lecturer in Music at California State University, Northridge and head of the school’s organ program. A graduate, with honors, from the University of Southern California with a Doctor of Musical Arts degree, Dr. Howard also holds degrees from Westminster Choir College and Biola University. Since his first professional church job at age 13, Dr. ... [more]