Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Kathleen Adams, Organist and Choirmaster
Kathleen served as both Cantor and Organist at St. Leonard's of Port Maurice in Boston's North End for ten years. Moving to the north shore, she served as Registrar at Montserrat College of Art and directed the music program at First Church in Ipswich until her appointment as Organist and Choirmaster at the Annisquam Village Church.
In 2009 Kathleen was elected to serve on the Executive Committee of the American Guild of Organists (Boston Chapter). Five of her organ students have won scholarships through the AGO’s Young Organists Initiative. As Music Director at the Annisquam Village Church she plays and conducts sacred music from many traditions. The concert series she initiated over twenty years ago draws world-class musicians to the church’s exceptional acoustics and instruments. She maintains a private studio as well, teaching voice, piano, and organ. Kathleen also works at C.B. Fisk Organbuilders and is editor of The Pipeline, a newsletter for the firm.