Jonathan Story Organist/Associate Director of Music
Jonathan Story serves as organist/associate director of music at Marvin United Methodist Church in Tyler, Texas, where he resides with his wife, Kara. A 2008 graduate of the University of Arkansas with a master’s in piano performance, he is widely-renowned for his mastery of both organ and piano. He has collaborated with the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, the Arkansas Philharmonic and the University of Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, and has performed as a piano soloist at the White House in Washington, D.C., Yeditepe University in Istanbul, Turkey, and in the inaugural gala concert of the University of Arkansas’ Faulkner Performing Arts Center. In June of 2016 he was featured as a guest artist on organ at the legendary Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria, and has also concertized in Vienna, Hallstatt and Kufstein, Austria. With nearly two decades of experience as a church musician, Jonathan blends his classical training with a thorough knowledge of hymnology and Scripture, and seeks to present a musical offering accessible to audiences of all ages and pleasing to God.