Michael Xavier Lundy is an accomplished pianist, organist, vocalist and choral conductor, he has enjoyed a career as a professional church musician, which spans more than two decades in various churches of different denominations. Early music training began with the piano and trumpet, then later at the organ. His organ teachers have included: Dr. Neil Harmon, the late Paul Richardson and Gregory Eaton. He studied music education at Long Island University and Almeda University, where he earned the Bachelor of Arts degree in Music Education and the Master of Arts degree in Music, both with distinction. In 2015, he was inducted into the Guild of Musicians and Singers (United Kingdom) as a Fellow. As a collaborative performing artist, he has performed with award-winning ensembles for the Heritage Music Festival in San Francisco, California; the National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, D.C.; the Gateway Music Festival in Honolulu, Hawaii; Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania and Music Fest at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. He was honored with an invitation to sing for a Pontifical Mass with the Papal Choir for the World Meeting of Families in 2015 during a visit by His Holiness, Pope Francis. He has performed as a vocalist with the Voices of Saint Paulia Chamber Choir of New York City, as well as the Northern Delaware Oratorio Society in the Delaware Valley. Additionally, he has directed choirs in performance at the historic Riverside Church of New York City and the Cathedral of the Incarnation (Episcopal) in Garden City, New York. In the autumn of 2018, he was appointed Director of Liturgy and Music at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish in West Grove, PA, after serving four years as Director of Music and Organist for the parish of Saint Mary of the Assumption in Hockessin, Delaware. He is presently completing a Certificate in Catholic Liturgical Studies at the University of Notre Dame McGrath Institute for Church Life.