Lance Luce

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Lance Luce
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Background Information

Origin

Madison Heights

Genres

Boogie Woogie, Rock and roll, Swing music, Rockabilly, Ragtime, Jazz

Years Active

1970 -Present

Occupation

Organist, Organ Consultant

Website

lanceluce.com

About

Lance Luce is an internationally acclaimed theatre organist. He has played hundreds of concerts all over the United States, Canada, England and Australia.
Lance began playing the theatre pipe organ at age 10 at the Royal Oak Theatre near his Michigan home. By age 13 he was playing at that same theatre for intermissions. During his teenage years he began playing the organ at a local church on Sundays, and three nights a week at a local skating rink; he performed countless times for area organ clubs and societies.

At age 18, Lance won 1st place honors in the Yamaha National Electone organ competition in California. The next year he was appointed the Head Staff Organist at Radio City Music Hall in New York, on the largest Wurlitzer ever built.

Lance has been a church organ consultant in Michigan since 1991. Currently he is the church organ consultant for Allen Organs and Reuter Pipe organs for Evola Music. Lance has designed and installed more than 200 organs in churches, homes and institutions. His background includes pipe organ repair and building, as well as electronic organ design, installation, voicing and pipe interfacing.

Lance is one of the organists at the Redford Theatre, Organist at Cross of ChristChurch in Bloomfield Hills. He is on the staff at the Detroit Fox Theatre and is Head Organist at Little Caesars Arena.

Additional Reading

Detroit News


Discography

Albums:

  • Lance Luce - Memories from the Senate - LIVE! Website
  • Lance Luce - Inspirations Recorded at the Senate Theatre in Detroit - Sold Out
  • Lance Luce - Christmas at the Senate Website
  • Lance Luce Plays Rochester Live Amazon
  • By Members Only Website

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