Accompanists and Concertmaster

Alice Layman, accompanist

Alice Layman has served as accompanist for the Virginia Consort since its founding in 1990. Mrs. Layman received a B.A. degree in Organ Performance from Hollins College (now Hollins University), Roanoke, VA, and a Masters of Music in Organ Performance from the University of Kentucky in Lexington. Mrs. Layman has served as organist and choir director at Episcopal churches in Charlottesville since 1977, most recently Christ Episcopal Church since 2012. Since moving to Charlottesville in 1977, Mrs. Layman has accompanied various choral groups (Oratorio, District Choirs, All-State Choir), instrument and voice studio recitals, soloists for competitions, community theater musicals, and UVA music theater productions, and she taught music at the Lower School of St. Anne’s-Belfield School for 19 years.