Paul Baker, Piano/Organ/Tenor
Paul Baker was born in Cleveland, Ohio and grew up in Cincinnati where be began his study of piano, voice and composition. He studied composition and conducting at the College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati. After moving to Lafayette in 1987, he completed an MS and PhD in Evolutionary Biology at University of Louisiana, Lafayette. He is a frequent performer in the Acadiana region, appearing as tenor soloist with Chorale Acadienne, the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and other local ensembles. He is headmaster of the Episcopal School of Acadiana and is the organist for Asbury United Methodist Church. He is married to Lauren Baker, the concertmaster of the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra.