Joshua Brodbeck - Bio


Joshua Brodbeck  is a young American concert organist who is in constant demand as a performer and hymn fest leader. At the age of nine, Mr. Brodbeck performed in first concert in the United States. He made his international debut at age 12 playing for an organ dedication in Slovenia, Europe. Throughout his brief career, Mr. Brodbeck is known, and is commended for his varied programs that please audiences everywhere.

Mr. Brodbeck began his studies at Bluffton University at the age of 12 with Dr. Stephen Jacoby. After graduating high school, Mr. Brodbeck studied at the Capital University Conservatory of Music as well as the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University with Mr. Todd Wilson. Since graduating, Mr. Brodbeck has had coaching sessions with Mr. Paul Jacobs of the Juilliard School of Music and Dame Gillian Weir of the United Kingdom.

Currently, Mr. Brodbeck is the Minister of Music and Artist-in-Residence at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbus, Ohio. In this role, he oversees the entire music program and concert series. Mr. Brodbeck is also the Organist-in-Residence at the Methodist Theological School in Ohio.

Mr. Brodbeck has had the pleasure of playing for many special concerts besides his solo performances. He has performed concerts with college choirs during which he has been the featured soloist for Britten's "Rejoice in the Lamb," and also Rutter's “Gloria.” Other exciting events have included performances with various symphonies, as well as in 2013, Mr. Brodbeck performed with the Brass Band of Columbus. A recording was made of that particular concert. Later this year, Mr. Brodbeck's first solo album will be released.