Clara Gerdes is appointed assistant organist at St. Bartholomew’s Church, New York, New York.
Her duties there include working closely with interim director of music Paolo Bordignon and accompanying the all-professional St. Bartholomew’s Choir and the volunteer St. Bart’s Singers for the church’s liturgies and concerts.
Gerdes is a first-year master’s degree student of Martin Jean at the Yale Institute of Sacred Music, New Haven, Connecticut. She graduated from the Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 2019 and previously served as organ scholar at Saint Mark’s Church, Philadelphia.
For information: www.claragerdes.com/.