Daniel Ficarri is appointed associate organist for the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York, New York, replacing Raymond Nagem. Ficarri earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from The Juilliard School, New York City, where he studied with Paul Jacobs. Previously, Ficarri served as organist at the Church of St. Paul the Apostle, New York City, and as organ scholar at Hitchcock Presbyterian Church in Scarsdale, New York.
A member of The Diapason’s 20 Under 30 Class of 2019, Ficarri has performed in Carnegie Hall and Alice Tully Hall under the batons of Marin Alsop, Itzhak Perlman, David Robertson, and James Gaffigan. As a composer, Ficarri recently created works for Choir & Organ magazine, the Madison Symphony Orchestra, and Christ Cathedral, Garden Grove, California. Several of his works are available through MorningStar Music Publishers and E. C. Schirmer.
For further information: danielficarri.com.
Other recent appointments:
Andrew Scanlon to Church of the Advent, Boston
Noah Smith to St. John's Episcopal Church, Tulsa