Kenneth Sweetman

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Kenneth Jay Sweetman (born 1954) is an organist currently based in the USA. He was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan and graduated from Calvin College.


Sweetman became Assistant Organist of Chichester Cathedral in 1980, working with both John Birch and his successor, Alan Thurlow. He left Chichester in 1981.[1] He has been Director of Music of Mariners' Church, Detroit, Michigan since 1982.[2] Sweetman has also given numerous recitals in churches across Michigan and the Great Lakes region of the Midwestern United States.[3]

In addition to his work as an organist and recitalist, Sweetman has also been partly responsible for the restoration of the organ of St. John's Episcopal Church in Detroit[4] and continues to advice and assist churches across the city.

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Cultural offices
Preceded by
Richard Cock
Assistant Organist
of Chichester Cathedral

Succeeded by
Jeremy Suter