If you are looking for a substitute organist for a church service, a wedding, funeral or other function, please contact one of the listed organists. (Please use the contact form on the right to be added to the list)
Name: Sam Balden
Details: available for weddings, funerals and services, including Sundays.
Phone number: 604 986 6304, 604 862 8684
Name: Nicholas Cifelli
Details: Organist / Cantor / Choir Director at a dozen Catholic parishes in the Toronto area for 19 years. Occasionally played at Anglican, Lutheran & United services. Usually available evenings & weekends in Vancouver & area.
Phone number: 604 861 7822
Name: Michael Dirk
Details: available except Sunday mornings.
Phone number: 604 562 5052
Name: Christina Hutten
Details: Master’s Degree in Organ Performance, Arizona State University. Experience with a variety of liturgical traditions. Available to play weddings, funerals, and services including Sunday mornings.
Phone number: 604 362 2647
Name: Eiko Izeki
Details: Bachelor degree in Organ Performance; Available for weddings, funerals, services. Lower Mainland.
Phone number: 604 565 1504
Name: Jane Kim
Details: Principal organist at First Baptist Church in downtown Vancouver and serving as pianist/music assistant staff at Willingdon Church.
Available for weddings, funerals and special services. Vancouver area and Burnaby, New Westminster preferred.
Phone number: 778-689-3724
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (email is best)
Name: Alice Korfman
Details: Former organist and choir director of West Presbyterian Church. Experience as a substitute with a variety of denominations, including Anglican, Lutheran, United, and Christian Science. Available Sundays. North Shore only.
Phone number: 604 929 8956
Name: Frank McKitrick, M.A., FTCL
Details: Organist/choir director for 47 years at Knox United Church, Calgary.
Available in the Metro Vancouver area December to February and May to September, including Sunday mornings.
Phone number: 604 454 3166
Name: Michael Park, DMA
Details: Trained as organ scholar within Anglican tradition, but familiar with variety of denominations. Comfortable playing traditional and contemporary services, as well as liturgical chant. Also plays piano, conducts, sings, and improvises. Available for weddings and funerals. Vancouver preferred, but can travel within greater Vancouver area.
Phone: 778 866 5638
Name: David Poon
Details: Experienced with liturgical Catholic and Anglican worship, including Gregorian chant and extemporisation. Will cantor, chant, direct, play; can provide vocal quartet if desired. Available on the Lower Mainland and Sunshine Coast. Not generally available Sunday mornings.
Phone number: 604 729 0836
Name: Jocelyn Pritchard
Details: Vancouver, North Van, West Van, New West Richmond and Ladner. Directs.
Phone number: 604 263 3920
Name: Ginger Shaw
Details: Directs, was Music director at St. Laurence Church 1986-1995, St. Agnes 1995-2004. Available Sundays, weddings, funerals. Not free on Tuesday evenings, and may be busy a few Thursdays, prefers the North Shore or Vancouver.
Phone number: 604 980 0899
Name: Jeryl Taylor
Details: – Prefers to have a few weeks’ notice.
Phone number: 604 261 8131
Name: Mr. B. Waterlow, M.Mus., ARCCO, LMusLCM
Details: Available Sundays and other days; pianist, organist, accompanist, arranger, choir conductor. Based in Burnaby, can travel around Greater Vancouver
Phone number: 604-439-1121
Name: Angela Zhang, BMus & ARCT
Details: Piano, Organ, SATB Choir, Worship Band. Familiar with various denominations. Traditional & contemporary music/services. Available some Sundays, weddings and funerals. Lower Mainland.
Phone number: 604 838 5168