San Francisco Girls Chorus, Level II & III Accompanist, San Francisco
Douglas Franks has been on the SFGC faculty since 2004. He holds a master’s degree in organ performance and has been organist and accompanist at a Lutheran church on the Peninsula since 2003. He has worked and performed with various other choral and educational organizations, including Ragazzi Boys Chorus, Masterworks Chorale, City College of San Francisco, and Cantabile Youth Singers of Silicon Valley. An accomplished solo organist and arranger, his original organ hymn accompaniments and festive introductions have been published by Augsburg Fortress Press in the accompaniment edition of the Evangelical Lutheran Worship hymnal. Douglas is a long-time member of the American Guild of Organists (AGO) and has served in various board positions for both the San Francisco and Palo Alto/Peninsula chapters. He was newsletter editor for the Palo Alto/Peninsula Chapter, on the Steering Committee of the 2011 AGO Regional Convention, and most recently Chair of the San Francisco AGO's Special Projects Committee.