Tanya Dusevic Witek, Flute & Piccolo
A Native of Calgary Canada, Tanya Dusevic Witek has appeared at the Mostly Mozart at Lincoln Center and the Banff Festival. She is the Principal Flutist of the New York Symphonic Ensemble and the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. Deeply committed to educational outreach, she has introduced thousands of public school children to classical music through her work as a Teaching Artist for the New york Philharmonic and the Lincoln Center Institute. This magnificent CD should be in the collection of all serious flute students and teachers.
Lisa Garner Santa, Flute
Lisa Garner Santa currently serves as the flute professor at Texas Tech University. The impressive recordings on this CD provide a effective model for all serious flute students and teachers. She is ably accompanied on this CD by Lora Deahl, Piano.
Paul Lustig Dunkel, Flute
Paul Lustig Dunkel is currently Principal Flutist of the New York City Ballet Orchestra and Music Director of the Westchester Philharmonic. Accompanied by Peter Basquin on piano, Dunkel presents impressive performances of five extended works for flute.
Nan Raphael, Piccolo with Alfred Clark, Piano
Nan Raphael is Piccolo soloist with the United States Army Field Band and her CD is a wonderful model for any aspiring piccolo student. Excellent performances!
The National Flute Choir, Amy Rice Blumenthal,Director
A tremendous CD featuring 20 world class flutists in a broad assortment of arrangements utilizing all members of the flute family. Running the gamut from fast and furious to serene and serious, the results will leave you, Breathless…. All young flute students should hear these fine players.
Raffaele Trevisani, Flute
Mr. Trevisanti is a student and protégé of James Galway and has inherited many of Galway's qualities and added some of his own. H thrilling sound and splendid techinique, coupled with electrifying clarity that's sculpted with great artistic precision, make this an inspiring CD.
An outstanding Christmas CD featuring the always impressive National Flute Choir in a wide array of Christmas music performed by a choir of all of the different types of flutes. Very nice!
Jonathan Keeble, Flute
A regular on concert series throughout North America, Jonathan Keeble is quickly carving a niche as one of his generation's leading performers. Featuring works by Lowell Liebermann, Sergi Prokofieff, Richard Prior and Thea Musgrave, this CD should be heard by all serious flute students and teachers. Very well done!
Playing on Piccolo, Eb Flute, C Flute, Flute d'Amour, Alto Flute and Bass Flute, the 19 professional flutists that make up the National Flute Choir can span a range of over 5 octaves as they produce great music of surprising appeal. Unique and eclectic, this is a brilliant CD that you will enjoy for years to come! Very Highly Recommended!
National Flute Choir, Amy Rice Blumenthal, Director
Performing on Piccolo, Eb Flute, C Flute, Flute d'Amour, Alto Flute and Bass Flute, the 19 professional flutists who make up the National Flute Choir can span a range of over 5 octaves as they produce great music of surprising appeal. Unique and eclectic, this fine CD should be in the library of all flute students and are great listening for the rest of us!