Meet our Director of Music – Edward Crowell

Edward Crowell is a fifth-generation native Houstonian, and has served Baptist Temple as Director of Music since January 2016. He previously served this church in a similar role from 2005 to 2008, prior to founding Imperial Arts, Fort Bend County’s resident professional performing and visual arts organization in Sugar Land, Texas.

Edward is a graduate of Hardin-Simmons University where he studied applied voice performance and music theory and composition. He has performed as a soloist in opera and oratorio throughout the U.S. and Europe, and has served churches throughout Texas in music and worship leadership. He was licensed to ministry in 2004 and ordained in 2014.

Edward is a member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, the Hardin-Simmons University Board of Young Associates, various professional and musical organizations. He lives in Missouri City, Texas with his wife, Robyn, and their family.