Kim Croft, Our Savior’s Organist

KimPipeOrgan2D. Kim Croft:

Kim Croft holds Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Organ Performance from Brigham Young University and a Master of Arts in Musicology from New York University, and has done additional postgraduate work in Musicology at the University of Washington. While enrolled at Brigham Young University, Kim held the position of coach/accompanist in the University opera program, and performed a series of guest recitals at the Mormon Tabernacle in Salt Lake City. Kim and his wife, Shauna, are the parents of five children.

Pipe Organ:

Our Savior’s is blessed with a fine pipe organ of 2 manuals and 22 ranks with a total of 1243 pipes. This organ was built by Casavant Freres, Limitee of Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada. Founded in 1879, Casavant is one of the oldest continuing names in organ building in North America. This organ is designed and voiced for the lave acoustic found in our sanctuary. Its sounds inspire us all as it leads the congregation in hymns and liturgy, accompanies the Chancel Choir, and plays a wide variety of the organ literature in prelude, offertory, postlude and recital, all of which are directed to the worship and praise of our Lord.