Accompanist Nathaniel Parrish A native of Cedar Falls, Nathaniel Parrish has considerable accompanying experience as a pianist and organist. In 2004, Nathaniel received his Bachelor of Arts in Organ Performance from the University of Northern Iowa, where he accompanied vocalists and instrumentalists alike, as well as the UNI Singers. Additionally, Nathaniel has worked in music ministry, serving Noroton Presbyterian Church (Darien, CT) and Cedar Heights Community Presbyterian Church (Cedar Falls, IA). Currently, Nathaniel works at Nazareth Lutheran Church (Cedar Falls, IA) as the Director of Music and he also teaches private piano lessons. This year marks Nathaniel's second year accompanying the Metropolitan Chorale. Nathaniel resides in Waterloo with his spouse, Ali, and three stepdaughters: Caitlin, Ireland, and Felicity.