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Please join us for a pre-concert talk about J.S. Bach’s The Art of the Fugue at 7 pm; concert begins at 7:30 pm.
About Daniel Pyle, Harpsichord
Daniel Pyle is Organist/Music-Director for the Church of Our Saviour in Atlanta, Georgia, and Musical Director of the ensemble Harmonie Universelle. He also plays regularly with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra as harpsichordist and organist. His solo recording, The Maiden’s Songe: Elizabethan music on the lautenwerk, was released in 1994 on the Gasparo label. He received his training as an organist and harpsichordist at the University of Alabama from Warren Hutton and at the Eastman School of Music, from the Sweelinck Conservatorium in Amsterdam where he studied with Gustav Leonhardt and Hans van Nieuwkoop, and the class of Kenneth Gilbert at the Accademia Musicale Chigiana. Dr. Pyle was one of the five founders of the Atlanta Baroque Orchestra, its harpsichordist from 1997 to 2014, and its Resident Director 2003-2011. And he has taught organ, harpsichord, and music history at the University of Kansas, the Louisiana State University, and Clayton State University; he has also taught masterclasses in Atlanta and at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, UK.
$20 regular admission
$10 seniors (60+)
$5 students (other than Converse College)
*Free admission for Converse students/faculty/staff with Converse ID