A native of Los Angeles, Arlene Ward is current professor of organ and piano at the University of New Mexico. Ms. Ward is a veteran of more than 100 solo organ and harpsichord recitals, including the complete works of J. S. Bach. In addition, Ms. Ward has published articles in both the American Organist and the Diapason Magazines on the subject of the 20th Century Organ Renewal movement in Germany and the United States. Most recently, she has complete four CDs, featuring music of J. S. Bach, the Organ Music of Spain and Spanish America and music from the Netherlands. Arlene has been a featured organ concerto soloist with both the Symphony Orchestra of Albuquerque and the Los Alamos Sinfonietta, has been heard nationally on The Pacifica Foundation Network and has toured in Oulskapar, The Netherlands, Darmstadt-Eberstadt and Hamburg. She has been listed in Outstanding Young Women in America.