Accompanist - Tom LeichTom Leich
continues as full-time accompanist for VCS
accompanied the chorus for six seasons starting in 1997, took a leave of absence for two seasons to attend to other musical commitments, and rejoined VCS
in May 2005, returning to work again with Paul Patton, as he
has done in other venues as well. Tom has been a church organist and choral accompanist since 1970 and is currently a Music Associate at Vienna Presbyterian Church.Before joining the staff at Vienna Presbyterian, he was organist at the Presbyterian Church of the Atonement in Silver Spring, Maryland for over seven years.Tom is a graduate of Haverford College in Economics and Music and earned an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University.He
owns and operates a music publishing business-the Vienna Woods Music Company.Currently he
is working on a project to develop a computerized hymnal of historically significant hymns, entitled the Historic Hymnal Series.He
has also recorded and released two CDs of organ works.He is a CPA as well and maintains contract accounts with a church and a bank.
Tom lives in Vienna with his
wife Pepper and their four children.