Texas State International Concert Series presents Marina Piccinini, flute
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall
Hailed by Gramophone as “the Heifetz of the flute”, Marina Piccinini is in demand as a soloist with orchestras around the world, including the Boston Symphon, London Philharmonic, Tokyo Symphony, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, Montreal Symphony, Rotterdam Philharmonic, National Symphony Orchestra, Saint Louis Symphony, Minnesota Orchestra, Hannover Symphony, Ravenna Chamber Orchestra and Vienna Chamber Soloists, as well as the Cincinnati, New World, Toronto, Vancouver, Detroit, Phoenix, and Milwaukee Symphony Orchestras. In 2014-15, Marina Piccinini will tour with the Vienna Symphony Orchestra, performing the Nielsen Flute Concerto in Innsbruck, Bregenz, and Vienna.
Piccinini is a founding member of Tre Voci with violist Kim Kashkashian and harpist Sivan Magen, and the trio's debut CD will be released in the Fall of 2014 by ECM prior to their first European tour. She has collaborated with the Tokyo, Brentano, Mendelssohn, and Takács string quartets and with the percussion ensemble Nexus. A resident artist at the Marlboro Festival for many years, she tours with Musicians From Marlboro and has also performed at the Salzburg, Mostly Mozart, Aspen, Aldeburgh, Santa Fe, Spoleto (Italy), La Jolla, Newport, Davos, Tivoli, Rheingau, Moritzburg, Kuhmo, and Hong Kong Festivals.
Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating for this concert will be on a reserved basis; doors will open 30 minutes prior to the start of the program; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.
(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).