The St. John’s of Lattingtown Easter Sunday service at 10:30 a.m. will be the last for Music Director Eric Milnes, after 34 years as music director at the Episcopal church in Locust Valley. Under his direction, St. John’s Choir has gained a reputation as one of the most highly regarded performing choirs in the tradition of Anglican church music in the New York area.
Milnes has a distinguished career as an organist, harpsichordist, composer and conductor and is an expert in baroque music. He grew up on Long Island and studied at Columbia University and the Julliard School of Music and has performed and taught all over the world, included in Europe, Asia and North and South America
The musical ministry of Eric Milnes will be celebrated on April 17 with a concert and reception at St. John’s of Lattingtown.