Roche Guest Artist Series: Cobus du Toit, flute; Doreen Lee, piano
Monday April 09, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Tuesday April 10, 2018 - 12:45 pm
Walker Recital Hall
The Roche Guest Artist Series at Mercyhurst University continues with an appearance by Cobus duToit, flute, and Doreen Lee, piano. The duo will present a recital on Monday, April 9, at 8 p.m. in Walker Recital Hall at Mercyhurst University. The program will include Muramatsu’s “Earth”; Adams’ “Misinterpreted Cries” for bass flute and piano; Faure’s “Fantasie”; Coleman’s “WISH Sonatine for Flute and Piano”; Clarke’s “Zoom Tube”; Hall’s “A Room of Quiet” for C flute, Alto Flute, Piccolo and Piano; and Harberg’s “Court Dances.” On Tuesday, April 10, at 12:45 p.m., duToit will coach student flutists Isaiah Howard, Jessica Finney and Morgan Dowches during a masterclass in Walker Recital Hall. Both the recital and the masterclass are free and open to the public; for information, call 814-824-2394. South African native Cobus du Toit has performed as a concerto soloist with orchestras around the globe. He earned a doctoral degree in flute performance and pedagogy from the University of Colorado and currently plays with the Antero Winds, a prize-winning professional woodwind quintet. Doreen Lee received her Doctor of Musical Arts degree in collaborative piano at the University of Colorado-Boulder.