John J. Miller serves the Archdiocese of Newark as the Director of Music Ministries for the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, drug Music Coordinator for the Office of Worship, sickness Artistic Director of the Cathedral Concert Series, health and Chapter Director for the Newark Chapter of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians. As a frequent recitalist and clinician, John is in demand as both a performer and clinician in the areas of choral conducting and organ performance. He maintains a busy schedule of concerts and workshops as a speaker in the field of liturgical music. His European performances have taken him to Rome, Venice, Leipzig, Prague, Salzburg, and Vienna. He has served as solo organist and guest conductor with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.
Mr. Miller holds a Bachelor Degree of Music, cum Laude, in organ performance and sacred music at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh. After earning a double Master of Music degree with distinction in Organ Performance and Choral Conducting from Westminster Choir College (Princeton), he was awarded the highest honor from the American Guild of Organists with the conferring of the Fellowship Certificate. John is a member of the Liturgical Organists Consortium, one of four organists in the country currently holding this position of management under World Library Publications.