Janette Fishell


Dr. Fishell is a recitalist and teacher of international standing. She has performed in many of the world’s greatest concert venues and has been a featured recitalist and lecturer at five national conventions and five regional conventions of the American Guild of Organists. The author of numerous articles and a book on service playing published by Abingdon Press, she is widely recognized as a leading authority on the organ music of Czech composer Petr Eben. She holds degrees in organ performance from Indiana University and Northwestern University. Currently Professor of Organ and Chair of the Organ Department at the Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University; Dr. Fishell teaches applied organ and courses in the sacred music curriculum. From 1989 to 2008 she headed the Organ Performance and Sacred Music degree programs at East Carolina University and was Director of Music/Principal Organist at Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church, Greenville, NC.