Charles S. Brown is a former faculty member at Arizona State University and the University of North Texas (1968-1985). In the Dallas area, he has held organist-choirmaster positions at St. John’s Episcopal Church and First Community Church United Church of Christ. He is currently organist/choirmaster at St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church in Oak Cliff, Dallas, and an adjunct instructor in Sacred Music at the University of North Texas.

Dr. Brown holds the B.M. degree from Westminster Choir College, the M.M., D.M.A., and Performer’s Certificate from the Eastman School of Music, and the M.Div. from Brite Divinity School at TCU. He is an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ and served almost six years as pastor of St. Paul UCC in Corpus Christi. He holds the FAGO and ChM certificates of the AGO and is a past dean of the Dallas Chapter and a past national AGO Councillor for Education.