Charles Weaver performs on early plucked-string instruments both as a recitalist and as an accompanist. Chamber music appearances include Quicksilver, Early Music New York, Piffaro, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the Folger Consort, Blue Heron, Musica Pacifica, and the Boston Early Music Festival Chamber Ensemble.
Weaver joined the faculty at Juilliard in 2014 and was the assistant conductor for the Juilliard Opera 2016 production of Cavalli’s La Calisto. He also works with the New York Continuo Collective, an ensemble of players and singers exploring 17th-century vocal music in semester-length workshop productions. He has taught at the Lute Society of America Summer Workshop, Madison Early Music Festival, and the Western Wind Workshop in ensemble singing. He is associate director of music at St. Mary Church in Norwalk, Conn., where he specializes in Renaissance polyphony and Gregorian chant.