The music director and organist for our church is Mary Lou Keefe. Mary Lou played the organ at several churches before coming to Canton. She is a graduate of The Gilbert School, attended Hartford College for Women, and Hartt College and has a BS and MS in Music Ed from CCSU. She taught vocal music at the Hartland Elementary School for nineteen years.
She has studied piano, organ, and voice with many different professionals and also has taught piano and voice, privately. She has attended numerous workshops some with nationally known clinicians including choral, hand bell, dance, conducting, jazz, and teaching styles including Orff and Kodaly. She has also musically directed numerous theatre productions.
She is a member in good standing of AGEHR (American Guild of English Hand Bell Ringers) and AGO (American Guild of Organists) Hartford Branch.