Just a short bit about Matthew (you can go the Biography page for much more):
Matthew W. Noonan, BM, MM studied organ at the Eastman School of Music, Houghton College, Syracuse University and the State University of New York, College at Fredonia. His organ teachers include Brian Hilton, Russell Saunders, Susan Klotzbach, Judy Congdon, Katherine Pardee and John Hoffman. Matthew was the runner up in the American Guild of Organists Regional Organ competition in 1991, and took the top prize in 1992. In 1994, Matthew won the prestigious Arthur Poister International award for organ performance. Matthew is active as a solo organist, having completed five concert tours of Europe, with the most recent being his London, UK debut in November of 2005. Mr. Noonan has also won awards as a choral director, having led two high schools to state competition wins and most recently was a participating choir director for the Matthews Alive festival, in Matthews, North Carolina.