Meet the Director
“Make a joyful noise unto God, all the earth;
sing the glory of his name;
give to him glorious praise.”
Psalm 66:1-2
Louis F. Daniel
Artistic Director
About the director...

Louis Daniel is a native of Pascagoula, MS.  An active participant in church and
school choral programs growing up, Louis continued his piano studies as well as
studied voice upon reaching the University of Southern Mississippi, graduating
with a choral degree in 1987.  He served as organist of First United Methodist
Church, Pascagoula, MS, for eight years, as organist of First Presbyterian Church of
Pascagoula for four years,  as a professional chorister at St. Ignatius Catholic
Church, Mobile, AL for a little over two years,  as organist/choirmaster at St. Luke's
Episcopal Church, Mobile, for six and a half years, and as organist/choir director at
Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Mobile for
three years.
Photo byJennifer Lucassen Boykin
Photo by Jennifer Lucassen Boykin
All the Way My Savior Leads Me, arr. Louis F. Daniel
Matthew Madonia, violin
Louis F. Daniel, piano

Louis' compositions have been performed
by Gloria Dei Chorale and also Musica
Sacra.  His Christmas piece, “Love, Come
This Blessed Morn,” has become a local
favorite.  He recently completed a Requiem
mass in memory of his father, Floyd F.
Daniel, who passed away in 1994.  The
premiere presentation of this mass was
performed on May 18, 2013.
Louis currently lives in Mobile; he is the
organist/choirmaster at St. John's
Episcopal  Church, Mobile, and also plays
the organ at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic
Church, Semmes.   He is a newly retired
elementary school music teacher, and is
looking forward to having more time to
devote to composing.
Photo by Marian Boykin