While the community is staying healthy at home, Owensboro Symphony has offered the opportunity to have an up-close and personal look at some of its talented musicians.
With the Meet the Musicians series, performers talk about their instruments and share their passion for music.
Earle is principal keyboardist for the Owensboro Symphony. Earle recently retired as Professor of Music at Kentucky Wesleyan College after 36 years and was named Professor Emeritus.
She is also Music Director of Settle Memorial United Methodist Church, and regularly performs for cruise ships, as well as national and international concert tours. She has performed in 17 countries and 35 states.
Earle also loves performing chamber music, and has partnered with violinist Alfred Abel of Indianapolis for 13 years.
Earle has played piano since age 6. When she is not playing piano, she enjoys travel, singing, reading, and collecting music memorabilia. She has over 300 music coffee mugs and over 500 miniature pianos from all over the world.
Diane got her music degrees from University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, Eastman School of Music, and Ohio State University, with post-doctoral study at Indiana University and Music Academy of the West.