Darryl Miller - Organist
Darryl Miller serves St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Franklin, Tennessee, as Organist. For the 12 years previous, he also served as Director of Music and Organist. He was directly responsible for negotiating the acquisition of the Aeolian-Skinner pipe organ. He recently retired as a music specialist with the Metro Nashville Public Schools, and now teaches part-time at Columbia State Community College.
From 1985-1990 and from 1996-2002, Darryl was the Associate Director of Music and Organist of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He has taught on the music faculty of Middle Tennessee State University in Tennessee and Florida International University in Miami, Florida.
He was educated at Cedarville College, the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati, Scarritt College, and Grand Canyon University. In addition to his earned bachelor and master's degrees, he was awarded an honorary degree in 1988 from Wessex Theological College in Wessex, England, for his “attainments in music and his contributions to the church.”
As an accompanist, conductor and concert organist, Darryl has performed in some of the most famous churches and halls in the world, including Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, St. Paul's Cathedral in London, and St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City. In the summer of 2013, Darryl performed solo concerts at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, and was the first American to perform an organ concert at the Cathedral of Saint-Gervais-et-Saint-Protais in Soissons, France.
He is listed in Who's Who in Religion and International Men of Note. Dr. Miller and his wife, Susie, enjoy traveling, cooking, and entertaining. They especially enjoy spending time with their daughter, Annie, son-in-law, Luke, and the best grandchildren in the world, Noah and Willow.