Posted by Sean Flynt on 2011-03-21Junior Samford University music major Josh Bullock won first-place in the upper division of an organ performance competition sponsored by the Birmingham chapter of the American Guild of Organists March 12. The Anniston, Ala., native is working on a Bachelor of Music degree in organ at Samford. He studies with James Dorroh, Director of Music and Organist at Saint Luke's Episcopal Church in Birmingham.
About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.