Kyongmin Kim is currently pursuing the Master of Music degree in Organ Performance at Peabody Conservatory as a student of John Walker. Kyongmin currently serves as an Organist for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Columbia. Before this, she was an Organist for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in San Jose, California. While she was an active recitalist in California, she performed at Union Church of Cupertino, Growing FootPrints in Los Gatos, and Saratoga Federated Church. During this time period, she also received the Service Playing Certificate and Colleague Certificate from the American Guild of Organists.
After she moved to Maryland, she studied with Donald Sutherland for two years at Peabody. She received the Master Degree Scholarship for 2016 and 2017, as well as the James Winship Lewis Memorial Prize in Organ, Peabody Institute 2017. She was also an active participant in the Peabody Thursday Noon Recital Series.
While studying with John Walker, she has recently received approval from her application and requested recordings to perform as a Tabernacle Guest Organist in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Jordan W. Prescott is a native of Greenville, North Carolina and holds the Bachelor of Music in Sacred Music – Organ Performance from East Carolina University. Prescott is pursuing a Master of Music at Peabody Conservatory where he studies with John Walker. Prior to his studies with Dr. Walker, Jordan was a student of Andrew Scanlon and Christopher Jacobson.
Jordan serves as Organ Scholar at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Baltimore. Before this, he served appointments at Duke University Chapel in Durham, North Carolina and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Greenville. As an active recitalist, Jordan has recent and upcoming performances at Trinity Church (Boston), West Point Military Academy Cadet Chapel, Bruton Parish (Williamsburg), St. Paul’s Episcopal (Wilmington), and National City Christian Church (Washington, D.C.).
Jordan spends his summers on the Outer Banks of North Carolina where he is the Associate Music Director for The Lost Colony, America’s longest running outdoor drama and recipient of the Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre. He was awarded a 2015 E. Power Biggs Fellowship from the Organ Historical Society and he holds the Service Playing Certificate from the American Guild of Organists.
Mi Zhou is pursuing the Master of Music degree in Organ Performance at Peabody Conservatory as a student of John Walker. Previously she earned the Bachelor of Arts degree at Shanghai Conservatory of Music, where she studied both the electronic organ and the pipe organ respectively with Professor Lei Zhu and Meng Zeng. In 2014 she participated in the Haarlem International Organ Festival. She has performed in master classes for renowned organists such as Michael Radulescu, Masaaki Suzuki, and Katelyn Emerson. Also in 2014 Mi Zhou was awarded the third prize in the classic division at the Ringway International E-Organ Competition.