|Direct Phone: (504) 865-3037
Email Address: email@example.com
Office: 146 Communications/Music Complex
|D.M.A., Rice University
M.M., Indiana University
B.M., Loyola University New Orleans
MARCUS ST. JULIENExtraordinary Professor of Organ, Theory, and Voice
Marcus St. Julien is a native of New Orleans, where his earliest training included piano study with Marie Théard, and organ study with Anne L. Ganucheau, Elise Cambon and Herndon Spillman. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree in organ performance from Loyola University, and a Master of Music degree in music theory from Indiana University. Under the direction of Clyde Holloway, Dr. St. Julien earned a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in organ performance from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University.
From 1983 to 2004, Dr. St. Julien was Organist-Choirmaster at the Church of St. Thérèse of Lisieux in Sugar Land, Texas, and was the organist for many functions of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Galveston-Houston. In April of 1992, he won first prize at the graduate level of the 21st annual Wm. C. Hall Pipe Organ competition in San Antonio, Texas. He has been heard in recital throughout the south, including a program for the 1989 national convention of the Organ Historical Society in New Orleans, as well as the dedication recital of the Dobson pipe organ at St. Joseph's Abbey in Covington, Louisiana in 2001. Dr. St. Julien’s recording of the St. Joseph’s Abbey dedication program was released in 2004 by Raven Records. He is the organist of Temple Sinai Reformed Congregation, and is an instructor on the faculty of the College of Music and Fine Arts at Loyola University, where he teaches organ, music theory, and voice.