Summer Series: Steven Young

  • Old West Church 131 Cambridge Street Boston, MA, 02114 United States

The Summer Series continues with Dr. Steven Young. As always, admission is free (donations accepted).

Steven Young serves as a Professor of Music at Bridgewater State Uni- versity, Bridgewater, MA where he teaches courses in music theory, music history, and choral techniques. He also serves as the Director of Choral Ac- tivities, conducting the college’s two choral ensembles. He earned degrees in organ performance from Barrington College and New England Conserva- tory of Music, as well as his Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Boston University. He also holds the Associate Certificate from the American Guild of Organists. He is the organist and music director at the Episcopal Church of St. Thomas in Taunton, MA.

Dr. Young has performed throughout the United States and Europe as an organ soloist and accompanist. He has presented recitals, workshops, and clinics for regional and national conventions of the American Guild of Or- ganists and the Organ Historical Society. He frequently contributes reviews to the Choral Journal and has written liner notes for the set of Vierne’s or- gan works as recorded by the Dutch organist Christine Kamp. Young has also recorded the first volume of the organ works of Henry M. Dunham, a major figure in the Boston area at the beginning of the twentieth century, on the AFKA label. He maintains an active schedule as a soloist, accompanist, choral clinician and adjudicator.