University of Wisconsin–Madison

Joan Kimball

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Joan Kimball, Piffaro’s artistic co-director and founding member, has concertized with the ensemble throughout the U.S., Europe, and South America, and has performed with leading early music artists and ensembles in this country. With Piffaro she has recorded for Deutsche Grammophon, Dorian Recordings and PARMA/Navona. She is widely known in the early music community as a teacher of recorder, early double reeds and bagpipes, and is on faculty at early music festivals and workshops nationwide.