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The 2016 Student Competition will be held on Sunday, November 6, 2016 at North Park University in Chicago.
Chicago Flute Club announces the next biennial Walfrid Kujala International Piccolo Competition. The competition is open to all piccoloists age 18 or over, excluding high school students. Prizes of $1,000, $500, $250, and $100 will be awarded. Final round date MArch 12, 2017, Preliminary recordings must be postmarked by January 2, 2017. Check our website for further details here.
Stefán Ragnar Höskuldsson
Masterclass and Recital
Sunday, November 13, 2016, 2:00-5:00
Merit School of Music
38 S. Peoria St, Chicago IL 60607
The Chicago Flute Club is pleased to invite Mr. Höskuldsson to be the first performer on our 2016-17 flute club recitals. The new Chicago Symphony Principal Flutist will play the following pieces:
- Johann Sebastian Bach’s Partita in a minor for Solo flute, BWV 1013
- Bohuslav Martinu’s Sonata for flute and Piano, H 306
- Cesar Franck’s Sonata in A Major for Flute and Piano.
He will be accompanied by Kay Kim.
After the recital, there will be a brief intermission. Following that, there will be a master class, at which time we can hear what Mr. Höskuldsson focuses on when he instructs flutists. We will conclude with a celebration that welcomes Stefan to our Chicagoland flute world.
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