Harpsichord Recital at St. Saviour’s on
Sunday, January 28 at 4:00 pm!
41 Mt. Desert Street, Bar Harbor
Harpsichordist Daniel Pyle will present a recital of music from the Renaissance and early Baroque periods. The program will include works by Girolamo Frescobaldi, William Byrd, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, and Louis Couperin. Admission to the concert will be free, but donations are requested, to benefit the Friends of Music Fund at St. Saviour’s in support of their concert-series.
Dr. Pyle is the new organist/music-director for St. Saviour’s. He is the founder and director of the ensemble Harmonie Universelle, and co-founder and harpsichordist for the Atlanta Baroque Orchestra, serving also as its Resident Director for seven years. He taught on the faculty of Clayton State University outside Atlanta, and has also taught at the University of Kansas, the Lousiana State University, and the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester UK. His recordings have appeared on the Gasparo and ACA-Digital labels, and he has performed throughout the United States and Europe, at the Utrecht Early Music Festival, and the Congress of the International Viola d’amore Society. Dr. Pyle holds degrees from the University of Alabama and the Eastman School of Music, and also studied with Gustav Leonhardt and Hans van Nieuwkoop at the Sweelinck Conservatorium of Amsterdam.
St. Saviour's Parish, 41 Mt. Desert Street, Bar Harbor