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Flute and Harp Concert
November 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Flute and Harp Concert at the Library! Friday, November 12, 12:00 noon
Flutist Linda Chatterton and harpist Rachel Brandwein will be giving a concert on Friday, November 12, at noon. Their concert will have a mix of classical and folk music, with a special piece of music inspired by a piece of Marshall’s history! Linda and Rachel will also talk about the pieces and composers during the concert.
Linda and Rachel have been performing together since 2013. Their collaboration has included concert tours in the US and the Far East, including a Minnesota State Arts Board Arts Tour grant to present concert and educational residencies in four greater Minnesota communities. Their repertoire encompasses traditional concert repertoire for flute and harp, their own arrangements for flute and harp of classical, folk and contemporary works, and new works written for them.
“The kind of performance that sparks wild standing ovations. Definitive” says the American Record Guide of Minneapolis flutist Linda Chatterton. A Powell Flute Artist, soloist and teacher, she has performed and given master classes at prestigious locations throughout Europe, Asia and the US including Carnegie Hall, St. Martins-in-the-Field in London and the Moscow Conservatory. A two-time McKnight Artist prize winner, she received her Master of Music degree from the University of Minnesota her Bachelor of Music degree from the Eastman School of Music. She has released 7 recordings. www.lindachatterton.com
Harpist Dr. Rachel Brandwein is the winner of the 2014 Mu Phi Epsilon International Solo Competition. She has toured the United States and Asia as a soloist, chamber musician, and concerto soloist. Brandwein is on faculty at St. Olaf College and Luther College. Among her performance and composition accomplishments are first prizes and grants in numerous regional and national competitions sponsored by the American Harp Society, the American String Teachers Association, and Mu Phi Epsilon International Music Fraternity. Rachel earned degrees from the University of Michigan (BM), The Juilliard School (MM), and Stony Brook University (DMA). Please visit her website for more information, at: www.rachelbrandwein.com
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.