Flute Master Class with Demarre McGill
Featuring Seattle Symphony Orchestra's principle flutist and students of Professor Jill Felber.
When: Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Karl Geiringer Hall, UCSB., Santa Barbara
Age limit: Not available
Winner of a 2003 Avery Fisher Career Grant, flutist Demarre McGill has performed concerti with the Chicago Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, Pittsburgh Symphony, San Diego Symphony, Baltimore Symphony and Milwaukee Symphony, among others. An active chamber musician, Mr. McGill has been a member of Chamber Music Society Two, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center's program for emerging young artists. Mr. McGill has participated in the Music from Angel Fire, Santa Fe, Kingston, Cape Cod, Music@Menlo, Bay Chamber music festivals. He has also performed on the Ravinia Festival's "Rising Star" series and the A&E Network Series: The Gifted Ones. Currently principal flutist of the Seattle Symphony, Mr. McGill has held the same position with the San Diego Symphony, the Florida Orchestra and the Santa Fe Opera Orchestra. He also served as acting principal flutist of the Pittsburgh Symphony during the 2005-06 season. Mr. McGill received his Bachelor's Degree in Flute Performance from The Curtis Institute of Music where he studied with Julius Baker and Jeffrey Khaner. He continued his studies with Mr. Baker at the Juilliard School, where he received a Master of Music degree.
Event posted Oct. 31, 2012
Last updated Oct. 31, 2012