- M.M., Organ Performance, Indiana University, 2014
- B.M., Organ Performance, Indiana University, 2011
Christopher Caruso-Lynch is adjunct lecturer in music in organ at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where he teaches courses in church music and is faculty advisor for the Organ Department’s annual Choralfest concert.
Caruso-Lynch is also canon and director of music at Christ Church Cathedral in Indianapolis, where he oversees the Choir of Choristers and Adults and the cathedral’s wide-ranging liturgical and concert offerings.
Before his appointments in Indianapolis and Bloomington, he held assistant organist positions at Christchurch Cathedral, New Zealand; Trinity Cathedral, Portland; St. Mark's Cathedral, Shreveport; and Trinity Church, Bloomington; and was organ scholar at St. Paul’s, K Street, Washington, D.C.
Caruso-Lynch studied organ performance and early music at the Jacobs School of Music, where his teachers included Janette Fishell, Bruce Neswick, Jeffrey Smith, Christopher Young, and Elisabeth Wright. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the Jacobs School and is an associate of the American Guild of Organists.
In 2017, Caruso-Lynch was named on the “20 under 30” list by Diapason Magazine.
He was a chorister at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Charlotte, North Carolina, and the American Boychoir.