If you would like to request to have your name appear on the organ teacher or substitute lists, please send your credentials, contact information, and a photo (if possible) to .

Phone: (385) 535-2789
Website: https://www.organsstudio.com

Landon is a candidate for the BM in Organ Performance degree at Brigham Young University, where he is honing his musical skills under the guidance of Dr. Neil Harmon. His journey into the world of organ began under the direction of Lisa Bradshaw, sparking a passion that has become a defining element of his musical career. Committed to sharing his love for the organ, Landon actively engages in helping others embark on their own musical journeys. He envisions a lifetime of fascination, learning, and service in organ playing for those he inspires. 

Landon’s experience as a church organist spans various settings, showcasing his adaptability and versatility in contributing to worship environments. Currently serving as the organist for his local congregation, he brings a blend of expertise and heartfelt dedication to his role. Beyond his church commitments, Landon has extended his musical abilities to community events, where his organ performances have enriched various gatherings. His frequent appearances in the BYU Marriott Center for campus devotionals highlight his proficiency in accompanying hymn singing, contributing to the spiritual ambiance of these events. 

Passionate about the educational dimension of organ playing, Landon has performed and taught in a BYU traveling organ workshop and has also extended his teaching expertise to a diverse range of students. Reflecting his adeptness in connecting with individuals across varying levels of musical proficiency, Landon’s journey in organ performance, as he continues his studies at BYU, is characterized by an unwavering commitment to service and a genuine desire to nurture both new and experienced organists.

interfaith logoUtah Valley Ministerial Association

The Utah Valley Ministerial Association is a group of nearly 40 faith groups that participate in various religious, patriotic, and community service activities and events. Their website lists the various religious groups of Utah and is provided here as a resource for substitute organists.

Heidi Rodeback head shot smHeidi Rodeback holds certification as a Colleague in the American Guild of Organists and has logged almost forty years in service as ward and stake organist for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Active in civic life, she was a founding member of the Timpanogos Symphony Orchestra and currently serves as vice president of the Collaborative Pianists Guild of Utah and sub-dean for the Utah Valley chapter, American Guild of Organists. She freelances as a collaborative pianist and organist and teaches piano and organ students North Utah County. Please visit heidirodeback.com to learn more.

Sheri Peterson2Sheri Peterson has a BM in Organ Performance degree and Masters of Music candidate (in organ performance) from Brigham Young University. Studied with Don Cook, Doug Bush, and Carol Miles. Currently teaching music classes, group organ classes, and private lessons at BYU. Past dean of the Utah Valley Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. Presenter at workshops. Member of the Guild of Carillonneurs in North America (GCNA), as well as a member of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). Wide variety of interest in various styles of organ music. Lifelong experience with LDS organ playing. Teaches group classes and private lessons to children, youth, and adults. Teaches in Utah and Salt Lake counties. She delights in working with individuals and helping them achieve their goals.

Hess smNora Hess is an experienced organist, accompanist, and teacher who has lived in Utah County for many years. She is currently a graduate student at BYU, majoring in Organ Performance, and is a student of Don Cook. She has played for LDS, Episcopal, and Catholic services, and also conducts the choir in her local congregation.