Charles Sherman, harpsichord
Charles Sherman is recognized as one of the leading harpsichord soloists and continuo players in the country and has been called a "fluent virtuoso" by the Los Angeles Times.
Since 1997, he has been a member of Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Musica Pacifica. He also plays regularly with Emmanuel Music and Sarasa in Boston and Musica Angelica in Los Angeles. Previously, as a member of the Aulos Ensemble (NY) for many years, he toured regularly throughout North America and overseas, and recorded extensively.
He has performed with such acclaimed ensembles as the Philadelphia Orchestra, American Baroque (SF), Handel & Haydn Society (Boston), St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble, and Concert Royal (NY), and at well-known music festivals, including Marlboro, Saratoga, the New England Bach Festival, the Boston and Berkeley Early Music Festivals, and Aston Magna.
Mr. Sherman holds degrees in History and Musicology from The University of Chicago and in Harpsichord Performance from the Juilliard School. His recordings appear on the Dorian, Musical Heritage Society, Koch International, Reference and BMG labels.