Our Choirmaster

Organist and Choirmaster of St. Michael's Episcopal Church, Raleigh

A native of Pennsylvania, Kevin Kerstetter has been Organist and Choirmaster at St. Michael’s since 1998. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Church Music and a Master of Music degree in Choral Conducting, both from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ. At St. Michael’s, he conducts three choirs, and is supported by a staff of gifted children’s choir leaders.

Kevin also conducts the Schola Cantorum of the Diocese of East Carolina, an auditioned choir with the mission of singing Choral Evensong throughout the eastern portion of the state. The Schola enjoyed a week-long choral residency at Liverpool Cathedral in 2016, and is planning for its next residency at Guildford Cathedral. Kevin is the chapel organist of St. Mary’s School. He is on the board of the Royal School of Church Music in America, and a member of the Association of Anglican Musicians and the American Guild of Organists.