Sunday, November 12, 2017
Room 124, MacPhail Minneapolis Campus
CLAUDIA ANDERSON is known for her originality and brilliance as a solo and chamber music performer across the U.S. She is a founding member of the innovative flute duo ZAWA! and the summer flute intensive Passion Flute: Foundations for Creative Perfoming (with Angeleita Floyd, Jill Felber, and Nicole Molumby). Currently principal flute with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony, a guest artist and clinician at many colleges and music series around the country, and on the faculty of Grinnell College, Anderson serves also as flute faculty and Wind Area Head of the Young Artist Seminar at Rocky Ridge Music Center (www.rockyridge.org). Other faculty positions have included the Universities of Iowa and Northern Iowa, Ithaca College and the University of California at Santa Barbara.
As an arts administrator, Dr. Anderson directed and developed Rocky Ridge’s Junior Music Program for five years. Active in the National Flute Association, she has served as Coordinator of the Chamber Music Competition, member of the Repertoire Committee for Young Artist Competition, and has adjudicated numerous taped and live-round NFA competitions including High School Soloist, Newly Published Music, and Young Artist Competitions. She currently serves on the NFA’s New Music Advisory Committee and on the Board of Directors of Areon Flutes.
Claudia will perform on a concert of flute, horn and piano music on Sunday, November 12 at 2 p.m. in Antonello Hall:
Claudia Anderson, flute; Tina Su, French horn; Timothy De Prey, piano
Program: Summer Night by Katherine Hoover, Oblivion by Astor Piazzolla, Two-Bit Contraptions by Jan Bach, Appel interstellaire (Interstellar Call) by Olivier Messiaen and Beverly by Ian Clarke.
Tina Su and Claudia Anderson are both on the faculty of Rocky Ridge Music Center.
Founded in 1942, Rocky Ridge Music Center is dedicated to providing transformative music education at both our historic summer campus in Estes Park, CO and our newly established year-round Music Academy in Boulder, CO. The Center’s programs give students of all ages and levels a variety of opportunities to work with exceptional artists, teachers, and colleagues from around the world. Rocky Ridge encourages participants to engage in lifelong musicmaking and to build creative communities where they live and work. Learn more at http://www.rockyridge.org/program/young-artist-seminar/