New York Flute Fair: Chasing Your Dream
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Faculty House at Columbia University
(Enter through Wien Courtyard, off 116th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive)
NYFC member $35, non-member $50, full-time student $25, non-flutist family member attending full-time student $5, senior citizen, age 65+ $25. The single fee covers the entire day’s events.
The 2015 Flute Fair, “Chasing Your Dream,” features the artistry of Claire Chase, winner of a 2012 McArthur Foundation fellowship for arts entrepreneurship (a “Genius Grant”), a soloist, collaborative artist, and activist for new music. Chase was first prize winner in the 2008 Concert Artists Guild International Competition and co-founded the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE). The fair will also feature the annual New York Flute Club Competition and winners of the New York Flute Club Young Musicians Contest and Composition Competition.