Gregory Dixon has served as Music Director at AFUMC for fifteen years.  Having started playing piano at an early age, he began directing the choir and playing piano for his home church, Piney Grove Original Free Will Baptist Church, Kenly, North Carolina.

While earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a Minor in Music at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, Greg served as Music Director for Mount Pleasant Christian Church.  He continued his education at Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, graduating with a Master in Public Administration, and Minor in Arts Administration.  While in Tallahassee, Greg served as Music Director for Piedmont Park Alliance Christian Church.  Greg has also obtained a Certificate in Commercial Music from Musician’s Institute in Hollywood, California, and served as Music Director for Eagle Rock Presbyterian Church while living in Los Angeles.

He has played organ, piano, and led choirs at Edgerton Memorial Methodist Church in Selma, North Carolina, Benson United Methodist Church in Benson, North Carolina, and the Unity Church of Raleigh in Raleigh, North Carolina. As well as being Music Director for AFUMC, Greg works as a free lance musician, and as a Contract Specialist with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.  You can learn more about Greg at

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