Concerts-on-the-Platte series, master class, features guest artist flutist Paul Edmund-Davies Monday, March 25

Franziska Nabb, lecturer of music and performing arts, 308.865.8618, or nabbfb@unk.edu

The University of Nebraska at Kearney Concerts-on-the-Platte series will feature flutist Paul Edmund-Davies Monday, March 25, at 7:30 p.m.

Edmund-Davies will also teach a flute master class on Monday from 9 a.m.- noon. The concert and master class, which are free and open to the public, will be held in the Fine Arts Recital Hall.

Once principal flute and soloist of the London Symphony Orchestra, Edmund-Davies now teaches at the London Royal College of Music. He will be accompanied by Jonathan Sokasits, professor of piano at Hastings College, on piano.

Edmund-Davies will be performing several pieces, including “Fantaisie” by Georges Hue, “Fujiko” by Andy Scott, “Sonatine” by Henri Dutilleux and many more.

For the past 12 years, Edmund-Davies has toured extensively, giving recitals, classes and performing concerts in America, Europe, Canada, Australasia, the Middle East and the Far East. In addition, he has performed on more than 50 film soundtracks, including “Harry Potter,” “Star Wars,” “Braveheart,” “Aliens,” “Little Nemo” and “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.”

The concert and master class have been made possible by a grant from the UNK Faculty Senate Artists and Lecturers Committee and the UNK Department of Music & Performing Arts.

For more information contact Franziska (Brech) Nabb at 308.865.8618 or nabbfb@unk.edu.

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