Please join us in welcoming Adam Brakel to the St. James Cathedral parish family.

Adam has accepted the position of Director of Music for the Diocese of Orlando and St. James Cathedral. Adam’s most recent position was Director of Music Ministry for St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Catholic Church in Spring Hill, Florida.

Adam holds a Bachelor of Music in Organ Performance/Sacred Music from Duquesne University, and has completed graduate studies in organ performance from The Julliard School in New York City.  He has earned a Master of Music in Organ Performance and a Graduate Performance Diploma from the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University.

Adam has been recognized by the Chicago Tribune, National Public Radio, The American Guild of Organists and many other media organizations as one of the finest organists in the world.