French Éclat At Saint Thomas Church
Format: COMPACT DISC
Jeremy S. Bruns is the Organist-Choirmaster at St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral in Buffalo, New York. At St. Paul’s, he will prepare four choirs to sing five weekly choral services, as well as additional services, concerts and guest appearances. Before this, he served as Associate Organist at Saint Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue in New York City where, under the leadership of John Scott, he trained and conducted the Junior Choristers, coordinated the Sunday Organ Recital Series, and held primary responsibility for service playing. He studied with David Higgs at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York, earning his M.Mus in Performance and Literature and the Performer’s Certificate. He has won prizes in major competitions, including the 2003 Dallas International Organ Competition. He was also one of four North American finalists chosen to compete in the 1998 Calgary International Organ Festival and Competition and was second prize winner in the 1993 International JS Bach Organ Competition held at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington DC. On this release he plays the music of Nicolas deGrigny, Charles-Marie Widor and Olivier Messiaen.