Dr. Adam Ward

Director of Music Ministries

Adam Micah Ward is our Director of Music Ministries. At Providence, he leads a multi-faceted music ministry that includes four staff, ten choirs and countless volunteers. Outside of the church, Adam is a sought-after accompanist and clinician in both sacred and secular settings.

Receiving the Doctor of Musical Arts, Master of Music, and Bachelor of Music degrees in Organ Performance from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Adam also studied piano, harpsichord, voice and choral conducting at the University. During his time at UNC-G, he accompanied the University Chorale, the University Men’s Glee Club, and was an adjunct lecturer in organ.

Ward is a Past Dean of the Charlotte Chapter of the American Guild of Organists and he has also served the Guild as the District Convener for North Carolina. His recording “For the Beauty of the Earth” has been featured on the nationally-syndicated radio broadcast “PipeDreams”. He has performed throughout the Eastern United States as well as multiple performances in the United Kingdom and Italy.

Most importantly, Adam is the proud father of his son, Benjamin.

If you could choose anything to do for a day: 

I would go to the mountains and sit on the front porch of a cabin and enjoy the quiet.