August 2018 Convention
Orlando, FL

Flute Choir Reading Session: Thursday

Sharon Byer

Sharyn Byer conducted the Thursday morning Flute Choir Reading Session with an exciting collection of new publications, including Ricky Lombardo’s “Waltz Italiano” and his arrangement of Bagatele I by Dvorak, Phyllis Avidan Louke’s arrangement of O Magnum Mysterium from Four Renaissance Motets by Tomas Luis de Victoria and her original composition “Flirtations for Flute Choir and Claves,” and Paige Dashner Long’s original “Contrafusion” and her arrangement of Liszt’s “Angeles! Priere aux Anges Gardiens.”

Also on the program were Alexandra Molnar Suhajda’s Paths of Deeper Gold, Nancy Galbraith’s “Festival Overture,” Anze Rozman’s “A Lovely Story,” Isaac Page’s Divertimento No. 2, Mark Connor’s “Uplift,” Peter Senchuk’s “North Star Overture,” and the three-movement Flutes of Nature by Jonathan Cohen.

—Phyllis Louke