About Our Previous Flute Events
Since 2003, Western Kentucky University has been fortunate to host the following flutists as guest artists in recitals and master classes. Two to four separate events are hosted each year, and usually consist of recitals and masterclasses.
Previous Guest Artist Recitals/Masterclasses Hosted at WKU:
(2-4 separate events each year)
2012 Walfrid Kujala, Michele Gori, Heather Small, Jennifer Rhyne, The Fourth Wall Ensemble
2011 Imani Winds, Celine Thackston
2010 Troy Paolantonio
2009 Mary Kay Fink, Kim McCormick
2008 Keith Underwood
2007 Jeanne Pizzuto-Sauvé, Amy Sue Dombach
2006 Michel Debost, Kathleen Chastain, Heather Small
2005 Rhonda Larson, Kathy Borst Jones, Jessica Dunnavant, Kathy Karr
2004 Stephanie Rea, Karl Barton, Deanna Hahn
2003 Robert Dick, Kathryn Canan
Guest Artist Clinics Hosted at WKU for Music Education Students:
2011 Celine Thackston: "Artistic Entrepreneurship Workshop"
2008 Keith Underwood: "General Breathing Techniques for Singers and Instrumentalists"
2007 Jeanne Pizzuto-Sauve "Teaching Piccolo to a Beginner"
2007 David Frego "Dalcroze Eurhythmics Workshop"
2006 Miles Davis "Upgrading Instruments"
2006 Heather Small "How to Practice Effectively"
2006 Amy Sue Dombach "Performance Anxiety"
All flute students and prospective flute students are encouraged to become a member of the Flute Society of Kentucky (www.fskentucky.org), Mid South Flute Society (midsouthflute.org) and/or the National Flute Association (nfaonline.org). Music education students are encouraged to become members of CMENC and Kentucky Music Educators' Association, Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honorary Society, and Delta Omicron Professional Music Fraternity.