Dr. Elizabeth Joyner

A versatile musician and teacher, Dr. Elizabeth Joyner spent the early years of her career in Leipzig, Germany, studying the Cantatas of J.S. Bach and their 19th century Mendelssohnian revival. Joyner’s work as a musician focuses primarily on music of the Baroque, as well as the English choral tradition; she has performed dozens of Bach Cantatas, both as ensemble member and soloist, and in 2017 and 2018, completed Evensong residencies as staff singer and soloist at the Washington National Cathedral, Gloucester Cathedral (UK), and Westminster Abbey. Dr. Joyner is a frequent soloist with the Duke Bach Ensemble, Raleigh Bach Soloists, and the North Carolina Baroque Orchestra, and has made recent featured appearances with the Oratorio Society of Virginia, the Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle, and the Mallarmé Chamber Players. She is currently the Director of Children’s and Youth Music at St. Paul’s, Ivy, and operates a private music studio in Crozet, VA.