Flute symposium at Corpus Christi showcases experts
Jan 27, 2011 | 389 views | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend | print
The flute studios at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will co-host the Coastal Bend Flute Symposium on Saturday, Jan. 29, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the university campus. All events are free and open to the public.

Featured guest artist is Dr. Kimberly Clark, a former flute professor at the University of Houston Moores School of Music. Other guests include Jason Blank, Haynes artist from Boston, Mass., and Bobbi Prewitt from the Music and Arts Center of Houston. In addition to teaching classes, Prewitt and Blank will exhibit a variety of intermediate and professional flutes and piccolos.

The event, co-hosted by Texas A&M University-Kingsville, begins with Dr. Clark’s “An Introduction to Body Mapping” class from 10 a.m. to noon. The symposium continues with a master class by Blank from 1:30-3 p.m. and concludes with an advanced master class by Dr. Clark from 3:30-5:30 p.m. The master classes and exhibits will be in the Center for the Arts Rooms 127 and 136 at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. Sessions are appropriate for all ages and levels. Private appointments are available upon request by calling 281-330-5983.

Participants may attend for the entire day or for select classes. For more information, call Dr. Diana Sipes, professor of flute, at 361-825-3943; or e-mail
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