|About Our Director of Music
||Carl Schwartz is a
graduate of Davidson College (North Carolina).
He earned the Master of Liturgical Music and Doctor
of Music Arts degree in Organ Performance from the
Catholic University of America. He has been a
church musician for 48 years, serving churches in
the DC area, North Carolina and Vermont. He is
an active member of the American Guild of Organists,
The Organ Historical Society and the Association of
Anglican Musicians. He has been Dean of
Potomac Chapter AGO, AGO District Convener,
TriChapter Chair and Chair of the 2011 OHS National
Convention in Washington D.C. He is design and
sales representative for Austin Organs, Inc. of
Hartford, Connecticut: one of the oldest and most
distinguished pipe organ builders in the US.
Carl and his wife Linda, who are both natives of the
DC area, are longtime members of Christ Church,
Rockville, Maryland and have homes in Silver Spring,
Maryland and Warren, Vermont. They have
two adult sons: Michael and Christopher.