Guest Artist - Harpsichord
DR. TAMI MORSE, HARPSICHORDIST, is increasingly sought after as a soloist and chamber musician in the United States. She has performed with ensembles such as Foundling, the Long Island Baroque Ensemble, North Shore Pro Musica, Stony Brook Opera, Ensemble 212 and the Big Apple Baroque Band. As a founding member of the group Flying Forms, her performances have included concerts at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Yale University, and Stony Brook University where the group presented a concert in February, 2008 of seven new works written for period instruments. Also of note is Flying Forms’ second appearance at the Boston Early Music Festival in June of 2009 where the group produced and performed, as part of a New York/Boston tour, a fully staged production of Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas.
Tami has a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Stony Brook University studying with the acclaimed harpsichordist and teacher Arthur Haas. In addition to her studies in the United States, Tami was awarded a prestigious DAAD grant, which she used to study in Germany at the Hochschule für Musik in Cologne with Ketil Haugsand. Tami is dedicated to making early music accessible to today’s audiences and laying a foundation for its study and performance in the United States.