Private Organ Instructors

Dr. Barbara Baird has been a member of the University of Oregon music faculty since 1989, teaching organ, piano, and harpsichord. Dr. Baird has been on the staff of First Congregational Church, Eugene since 1982. She has served as organist there for over 30 years, as well as being Director of Music Ministries for over ten years.

Dr. Lindsey Henriksen Rodgers serves as Associate Organist and Children’s Choir Director at Central Lutheran Church. In addition, she is on the musicology faculty of the University of Oregon School of Music and Dance, where she teaches graduate and undergraduate music courses. Lindsey also maintains a private piano and organ studio, and thrives on the energy sparked by the interactions between her work as a teacher, scholar, and musician. 

Craig Hanson is on the music faculty of Oregon State University, and organist at First United Methodist Church, Corvallis,  Oregon.

Substitute Organists