Edward Parmentier will present a recital on the Advent’s newly acquired harpsichord on Thursday, January 9, 7:30 p.m. in the Nave.
Internationally renowned for his brilliant performances of early keyboard music, Edward Parmentier has performed widely throughout the United States, Western Europe, Russia, Japan, and Korea on harpsichord and historic organs. His recordings have received both critical and popular acclaim. He is Professor Emeritus of Harpsichord at the University of Michigan, where he was one of the principal teachers of our own Associate Director of Music, Charles Kennedy.
Mr. Parmentier’s program at the Advent will include music by J.S. Bach, John Bull, William Byrd, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Johann Jakob Froberger, and Domenico Scarlatti. All are warmly invited to this free performance in our Concert Series.