A musician of diverse skills and interests, Ethan McGrath has a passion for sharing music that brings hope and joy to its hearers and fosters a sense of community among its participants. His favorite means of doing so is as a composer and conductor of sacred choral works, in addition to his frequent performances as pianist and organist. A graduate of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Ethan has also studied at Southern Adventist University and Friedensau Adventist University in Germany, where he received the Waltraud and Herbert Blomstedt Prize for his many musical activities. For his compositions he has also received awards from the Lawson-Gould Publishing Company and the Southeastern Composers’ League. An avid church musician, Ethan has served as organist at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church and First Baptist Church of Chattanooga, Tennessee.