Dan Meyers

A versatile multi instrumentalist, Dan Meyers has developed a reputation as a flexible and engaging performer of both classical and folk music; his credits range from premieres of avant-garde chamber music, to headlining a concert series in honor of Pete Seeger at the Newport Folk Festival, to playing Renaissance instruments on Broadway as part of the “band” for the Shakespeare’s Globe productions of Twelfth Night and Richard III. He is a founding member of the Boston-based early music/folk crossover group Seven Times Salt, and also performs throughout New England with the 7 Hills Renaissance Wind Band and the Medieval music ensemble Meravelha. In recent seasons he has appeared with the The Folger Consort (Washington DC),The Boston Shawm and Sackbut Ensemble, Early Music New York, LaFollia Baroque (Austin), the viol consort Long and Away, In Stile Moderno,and the Cambridge Revels. He is the director of early wind studies for the Five Colleges Early Music Program in Massachusetts, and has taught recorder and Renaissance winds at Tufts University and for summer festivals across the eastern US. He also performs southern Italian folk music with the award-winning band Newpoli, and traditional Irish music with the bands Ulster Landing and Ishna. www.danmeyersmusic.com

Thank you to the following for their financial support

CityArts
DCASE
Elizabeth F. Cheny Foundation
Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
Global Voices
Illinois Arts Council Agency
Logan Center for the Arts
Paul M Angel Family Foundation
Supported by The MacArthur Funds for Arts & Culture at The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
The Saints
The University of Chicago Department of Music
UChicago Arts

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P.O. Box 60212
Chicago, IL 60660-0212

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