Larry Picard

Pianist and organist Larry Picard is the Director of Music at South Congregational Church in Springfield, accompanist and Theater Music Director at Western New England University, and pianist for PanOpera.  He has worked as accompanist and coach for opera companies in Detroit, Cleveland and Hartford.  He has also served as accompanist to other area performing organizations and institutions including the Children’s Chorus of Springfield, the Pioneer Valley Symphony, the Majestic Theatre, Schola Nova, Novi Cantori, Pioneer Valley Capella, Illuminati, Amherst College, Westfield State University, Elms College, South Hadley Chorale and the New Valley Singers.  He has degrees from the Hartt School of Music and the Manhattan School of Music.