Music on the Corner: Organist Nathan Davy


  • Friday, Apr 20, 2018 5:15 Reception, 6:00 concert

LOCATION: St. John’s Episcopal Church - 1 Mountain Ave

EVENT CATEGORIES: Free | All Ages | Music | Arts & Culture

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Music on the Corner: Organist Nathan Davy

A concert on the St. John's pipe organ by Nathan Davy, organist at the Basilica of the National Shrine of Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. Background on the soloist: Dr. Davy received his M.M. and D.M.A. from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York, where he studied with internationally renowned organists David Higgs, Edoardo Bellotti and Michel Bouvard. While at Eastman he was awarded the Barnes Prize, the Cochran Prize, and the prestigious Performer’s Certificate. Prior to his studies at Eastman, he received his B.A. in Organ Performance and Classical Languages from Asbury College, in Wilmore, Kentucky. He was a semifinalist in the American Guild of Organists National Young Artist Competition in Organ Performance (2010), and the first prize winner at the Albert Schweitzer International Organ Festival (2008). He and his wife Laura have five children, John, Irene, Margaret, William, and Sophie.

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