Haas Charitable Trust Chair in Organ Studies
Organ, Sacred Music Seminar
Alan Morrison is one of the most sought-after American concert organists, performing in Alice Tully, Jacoby, Verizon, Benaroya, and Spivey halls; Meyerson Symphony Center; Overture Center; Jack Singer Concert Hall; the Crystal Cathedral; National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.; and colleges, cathedrals, and churches throughout North America, Europe, Russia, and Brazil.
Mr. Morrison has been a featured artist for numerous national and regional conventions of the American Guild of Organists. He won first prize in both the Mader (California) and Poister (New York) National Organ Competitions, as well as the silver medal at the 1994 Calgary International Organ Festival. Mr. Morrison’s numerous recordings are regularly featured on radio stations worldwide, and his television appearances include two episodes of Mister Roger’s Neighborhood as both an organist and pianist.
A graduate of Curtis (organ and piano accompanying) and Juilliard (organ), Mr. Morrison is college organist at Ursinus College in Collegeville, Pennsylvania. He is the head of the organ department at Westminster Choir College of Rider University and joined the faculty of the Curtis Institute of Music in 2002.
Meet the Faculty
Overtones, Fall 2012