Meet Jean Shackleton!

CONTACT: Diane Ball 405.341.3544 EXT 115
First Christian Church is excited to introduce Jean Shackleton, who will be acting as our interim pianist while we search to fill our Principal Organist position. Jean is an accomplished concert pianist; and in 2017, was ordained in Music Evangelism. She performs many concerts a year sharing her testimony. She was on the faculty at Mid America Christian University for 20 years, including as head of the Piano Department. She is currently on the adjunct faculty at Oklahoma City University as an accompanist, where she also teaches a Piano Class focused on choral accompanying. Jean was the accompanist for the Canterbury Choral Society, which in 2007, sang at Carnegie Hall in New York City. She is also the accompanist for the Oklahoma Chorale Artists.

Jean maintains a private piano studio and is currently finishing a hymn arrangement book of her own piano arrangements. She and her late husband, Martin, have three married children and 8 Grandchildren. Welcome Jean!