The Cameron University Department of Music will present Dr. Carolyn Keyes in a solo flute recital on Thursday, November 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for seniors/military and free to Cameron students and faculty with ID. Seating in McCutcheon Recital Hall is limited to the first 80 patrons; doors will open at 7:15 p.m.
Keyes, an adjunct instructor, will be accompanied on piano by Yiuka Chan Spannagel. Included in the repertoire are flute compositions by Samuel Barber, Aaron Copland, Katherine Hoover, Eldin Burton and Marco Granados.
A former member of the Longmont Symphony in Colorado and the Lone Star Wind Orchestra in Dallas, Keyes’ love of performing has taken her around the United States. She was a finalist and prize winner in the Bruce Ekstrand Memorial Competition and received honorable mentions in the National Flute Association Masterclass Competition and the Texas MTNA Woodwind Young Artist Competition.
Keyes is a recipient of the Priddy Fellowship in Arts Leadership. She earned a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Flute Performance and Pedagogy from the University of Colorado. Her previous studies include a master’s degree in flute performance from the University of North Texas and bachelor’s degree in flute performance from Bowling Green State University.
November 4, 2014