Interim Music Director
Scott Weidler joined All Saints’ as Interim Music Director in June 2015, and we are beyond delighted that a musician of his caliber is sharing his talents with us. Scott has served the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) as Program Director for Worship and Music since 1995. He is the ELCA liaison to the national board of the Leadership Program for Musicians (LPM), a cooperative program between the ELCA and The Episcopal Church, as well as having served on the boards of the Institute of Liturgical Studies at Valparaiso University and the Lutheran Music Program. From 2000-2013, he served as Cantor to Immanuel Lutheran Church in Chicago. Other prior positions include serving congregations and schools in Pennsylvania, New York, and Florida, as well as twelve summers with the Lutheran Music Program, and six years of teaching in the Lebanon Valley College (Annville, PA) Church Music Institute. Scott has earned degrees in education, music, and liturgy from Concordia College (Seward, Nebraska), Wittenberg University (Springfield, Ohio), and the University of Notre Dame. He resides in East Rogers Park on Chicago's north side.