Thomas Sheehan is the Organist and Associate Director of Music at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC, where he is responsible for the organ music for the Cathedral's daily services as well as for the major civic events hosted in this building. This includes most recently the Cathedral's live streamed virtual services, which have been viewed by hundreds of thousands around the world, and the virtual National Prayer Service for the Inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.
Prior to this position, he served on the music staff of the Memorial Church, Harvard University; Saint Mark's Church in Philadelphia, PA; and Trinity Episcopal Church in Princeton, NJ. Tom is a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music, where he received diplomas in organ and harpsichord, studying with Alan Morrison and Leon Schelhase. He received both the Master of Music and Bachelor of Music degrees from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ, as a student of Ken Cowan. He is currently a doctoral candidate in organ at Boston University as a student of Peter Sykes. He has performed as an organist throughout the United States, in Canada, and in Europe, including international recital appearances in Reykjavík, Toulouse, and Montréal.