"The Flute in Nature" - USA Flute Studio Recital February 4

Posted on January 30, 2016 by Keith Bohnet
Keith Bohnet

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Flute Studio Recital

The USA Flute Studio will present “The Flute in Nature” on Thursday, February 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the USA Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall. Dr. Andra Bohnet and her students, with pianist Dr. Jasmin Arakawa, will present a variety of works invoking natural elements like the wind, rain and sun as well as pastorale scenes from Switzerland and Hungary. In addition, the organic flute traditions of the Native American and Irish cultures will be highlighted. The concert will conclude with a tribute to the flute of Pan, the mythical god of the wild and his roles as shepherd, and companion to nymphs. Students performing include Nicole Carrion, Bayleigh Cook, Alicia Daniels, Emily Denison, Elizabeth Holmes, Rebecca Reinhardt, Brianna Smith, Natalie Talley and Heather Trinh.

Admission to this Department of Music concert is free and open to the public.  Persons needing more information about this event or in need of special accommodation may call (251) 460-7116 or (251) 460-6136.

Need directions to Laidlaw?  Just go to Google Maps at www.maps.google.com and enter "USA Laidlaw Performing Arts Center."  We're actually on the corner of University Blvd. and USA Drive South.

Musical Arts Series Season Pass Holders may now reserve their place at concerts if they contact events coordinator Keith Bohnet by 5:00 p.m. the day previous to the event!  Call (251) 460-7116 or email kbohnet@southalabama.edu.  Please mention the amount of seats needed AND be sure you are planning on being in place at least 20 minutes in advance of the concert!  (Pass Holders only please!  Held seats not claimed within 20 minutes of the performance may be offered to other concert attendees.)

For information on how to join the Musical Arts Society, visit our website at www.southalabama.edu/music and click on "events and programs" to see everything you need to know about the Musical Arts Concert Series and USA's Musical Arts Society.

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