Aug
11
11:00 am11:00

National Flute Association Convention

Celebrating African American and Latin American Composers

The Cultural Outreach Committee presents a concert of works by Valerie Coleman, Daniel Bernard Roumain, Samuel Zyman, Diego Vega, and Reinaldo Moya, performed by Jennifer Grim, Caen Thomason-Redus, Eileen Grycky, Mariana Gariazzo, Naomi Seidman, and flutists from the Twin Cities.

Aug
13
11:00 am11:00

National Flute Association Convention

Celebrating American Women Composers

Cristina Ballatori, Naomi Seidman, Jennifer Kennard, Shelley Martinson, and Cobus du Toit perform works by Hoover, Leiter, Molnar-Suhajda, Srinivasan, and Harberg.

Sep
24
1:00 pm13:00

Naomi Seidman and Friends, Recital, Penn State University

Location: Palmer Art Museum, University Park, PA

Vignettes by Cherise Leiter Pennsylvania Premiere

Komorebi by Alexandra Molnar-Suhajda Pennsylvania Premiere

Andante and Rondo by Franz Doppler

Cristina Ballatori, Flute, Naomi Seidman, Flute Kevin Chance, piano

https://www.cristinaballatori.com

http://www.kevinchance.com

Intermission

Four Seasons by P. Brent Register (b. 1961) World Premiere
Philip Terman, text

Prelude
I. Spring
II. Summer
III. Fall
IV. Winter
Postlude

Baritone: Dimitrie Lazich http://www.dimitrielazich.com

Flute/Alto Flute: Naomi Seidman

Cello: Jonathan Dexter

Piano: Christopher Guzman

Oct
25
7:00 pm19:00

Sarah Frisof

FREE ADMISSION, OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Sarah Frisof, the Assistant Professor of Flute at the University of Maryland, will be giving a flute masterclass for Penn State flute students. 

Directions and parking information to Esber Recital Hall and other School of Music events are found at: http://music.psu.edu/events

Nov
1
12:10 pm12:10

"Live From Hochstein" Radio Series

Location: Hochstein School, Rochester, NY: http://classical915.org/programs/live-hochstein

Something Old & Something New: Chamber Music for Two Flutes & Piano

Naomi Seidman, flute

Cristina Ballatori, flute

Kevin Chance, piano

 

Program

 

Franz Doppler                                          Andante et Rondo, Op. 25 for Two Flutes & Piano(10:00)

 

Yuko Uebayashi                                                Town Light for Two Flutes & Piano (7:15)

 

Cherise Leiter                                         **Vignettes for Flute and Alto Flute (9:00)

 

                                                                        ….and then I said…and then she said

                                                                        Sunday on the Couch

                                                                        The Wallflower

 

Alexandra Molnar-Suhajda                       **Komorebi for Two Flutes (7:00)

 

Giulio Briccialdi/Arr. Ervin Monroe            Carnival of Venice for Two Flutes & Piano (10:00)

 

 

**Commissioned by Seidman/Ballatori 2017. Rochester Premiere.

 

Nov
17
11:00 am11:00

John Bailey

FREE ADMISSION AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Location: Room 101, Music Building II

Join us for a lecture recital with Dr. John Bailey, Professor of Flute at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. He will perform and discuss Aaron Coplan's Duo for flute and piano. This lecture will be followed by a flute performance master class lead by Dr. Bailey in which Penn State students will perform.


Nicole Riner Flute Masterclass
Apr
11
8:00 pm20:00

Nicole Riner Flute Masterclass

  • Penn State Music Building I

Praised for her "luscious, full sound" (American Record Guide) and "effortless precision" (Flutist Quarterly), Nicole Riner maintains an active national presence as a recitalist and pedagogue. She has presented master classes at universities and conservatories across the country and has performed with orchestras and at summer festivals, chamber music series, and flute fairs in the United States, South American, and Europe. A champion of new contemporary music, Nicole has also commissioned and premiered over twenty works both as a soloist and with her chamber group, Verismo Trio.  In 2016, she joined the board of Flute New Music Consortium, a commissioning organization for flutists.

Nan Raphael Masterclass and Recital
Mar
28
8:00 pm20:00

Nan Raphael Masterclass and Recital

  • Penn State Music Building I

A versatile performer with a clear and sumptuous tone, Nan Raphael's playing has been called "an elegant and exceptional treat". She has been a frequent soloist at concerts and festivals across the United States since 1979. As a result of a wealth of new and exciting repertoire written over the last 3-4 decades, she has been able to demonstrate the versatility of this much maligned little instrument.

Meghan Bennett Masterclass and Recital
Feb
28
8:00 pm20:00

Meghan Bennett Masterclass and Recital

  • Penn State Music Building I

FREE ADMISSION

Texas-based flutist Meghan Bennett performs a guest recital with collaborative pianist Hui-Chuan Chen. The recital will be followed by a masterclass for Penn State flute students which is also open to the public.

Program

Passacaille, Op. 35 ♦ Emmanuel Rhené-Baton

Debla [Solo VI] für Flöte ♦ Cristóbal Halffter

Sonate pour Flûte et Piano (2003) ♦ Yuko Uebayashi
Lento - Allegro
Presto
Calmato
Allegro

Directions and parking information to Esber Recital Hall and other School of Music events are found at: http://music.psu.edu/events