Rhonda Edgington, organist


Rhonda Sider Edgington is often commended for her innovative  programming, colorful use of registrations, and exciting playing. She spent seven years studying, working and performing in Bremen, Germany, originally under a Fulbright scholarship. Edgington has played recitals at venues such as St. Thomas Fifth Avenue in New York City, Arizona State University, and the Cadet Chapel at West Point. Edgington has performed at national and regional organ conventions of the American Guild of Organists and Organ Historical Society. She has taught organ at Concordia University (IL), and Houghton College (NY). She is an avid collaborative musician, accompanying on organ, piano, and harpsichord, and also plays the carillon. In addition to solo playing, she also performs regularly with two ensembles:  Great Lakes Duo, with trumpeter Dr. Brian Reichenbach; and Thunder & Wind, with percussionist extraordinaire Carolyn Koebel. Rhonda is the Organist and Music Director at Hope Church and Organ Instructor at Calvin University. She maintains an active performing career in the US and Europe.