Olivier Latry of Paris, France, is appointed the William T. Kemper Artist-in-Residence for the University of Kansas School of Music, Lawrence, Kansas, beginning with the 2019–2020 academic year.
The appointment is Latry’s first academic position outside of France. He will visit the university each semester for three years to give lessons, teach masterclasses, and perform concerts, with his first visit in November. (See an interview with Olivier Latry in our June 2019 issue, pages 16–18.)
Olivier Latry is one of three titular organists at the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris and professor at the Paris Conservatory. He is represented in the United States by Karen McFarlane Artists, Inc.
For information: www.concertorganists.com.