David Kiser

David Kiser is Organist and Choir director at Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church in Greenville, SC. He accompanies weekend Masses and leads the Adult and Youth Choirs. He also produces and hosts On the Keys, an hour of keyboard music, for South Carolina Public Radio, heard in Greenville, Columbia, and Charleston on Thursday evenings and as a podcast on ITunes. He is an Adjunct Professor of Piano at Anderson University where he teaches class piano, private lessons, and gives lessons to master’s candidates for the online music education degree program. Passionate about new music he has featured compositions from the past ten years on his radio program and has also performed works by Greenville-based composer Jon Grier. As an initially self-taught organist he has been mentored by Converse College Organist, Brennan Szafron, taken master classes with Nathan Laube and John Ferguson, and has completed the playing portion of the AGO Associate Exam. He has undertaken an ambitious video project to film and play the pipe organs of South Carolina. Subscribe to his YouTube Channel (search ‘pipe organs of sc’) for the latest video. His wife, Lisa Kiser, is a well-known pianist and sought after teacher. Their oldest daughter plays violin and their two year-old has shown a promising interest in the piano.