Dr. Parley Belnap was a professor of organ at Brigham Young University. After receiving his Bachelor’s Degree from BYU, Belnap studied organ in Paris under Marcel Dupre and then received his Master’s Degree in Organ and Music Theory from BYU as well. Parley also completed two additional graduate degrees at the Royal Flemish Conservatory in Antwerp, Belgium while serving in the United States Army, and received his Doctorate of Music from the University of Colorado. Belnap served as organist in several prestigious venues, including the Hyde Park Chapel in London and Temple Square in Salt Lake City.
Dr. Parley Belnap passed away in 2018.