Bruce Xu is 14 years old and is a student at UNCSA’s high school program. Bruce has served as organist for St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Chester, N.Y., and is currently serving as music intern at Augsburg Lutheran Church in Winston-Salem, N.C. He began organ lessons with Jimnae K. Lenser at age nine and went on to study with Craig S. Williams at West Point. He is a current student of Timothy Olsen. In January 2016, Bruce won third prize at the UNCSA High School Organ Competition. He received a scholarship from the L. Cameron Johnson Organ Competition in Storrs, Conn.