News Release: McDaniel College Flute Choir/Small Ensembles Concert Nov. 16

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October 18, 2017

Oct. 18, 2017

Contact: Cheryl Knauer



Flute Choir/Small Ensembles Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m., in McDaniel Lounge

WESTMINSTER, Md. – McDaniel College students perform in the Flute Choir/Small Ensembles Concert on Thursday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m., in McDaniel Lounge at McDaniel College, 2 College Hill, Westminster, Md. The performance, directed by senior lecturer in music Linda Kirkpatrick, is free and open to the public. 

The small ensembles on the program are formed from the Flute Choir and have included duets and quartets in the past. 

The program features the Flute Choir performing “Fantasia on the Land of the Silver Birch” by Nancy Nourse, “Greensleeves” arranged by Ann McGinty, three Korean folk songs arranged by Kelly Via and “Of Wizards and Witches” by Phyllis Louke. The Flute Quartet performs “Dawn Carol” by Margaret Lowe, “Concerto for Four Flutes” by George Telemann and “Falconer” by Catherine McMichael.

McDaniel students include sophomores Rachel Behrmann-Fowler of Ithaca, N.Y., and Su Kim of Frederick, Md., and freshman Rachel Bier of Salisbury, Md. 

Others performing are Carroll Community College students Edward Granlund and Emma Sigrist, as well as community musicians, including Linda Herrmann, Esther Jones, Bobbi Little, Sheila Nevius, Beth Ream, Tessa Starr and Mary Stojak. 

For more information, call 410-857-2599. Visit for more information about the college and the music department. 

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McDaniel College, founded in 1867 and nationally recognized as one of 40 “Colleges That Change Lives,” is a four-year, independent college of the liberal arts and sciences offering more than 70 undergraduate programs of study, including dual and student-designed majors, plus 25 highly regarded graduate programs. Its personalized, interdisciplinary, global curriculum and student-faculty collaboration develop the unique potential in every student. A diverse, student-centered community of 1,600 undergraduates and 1,400 graduate students, McDaniel offers access to the resources of Baltimore and Washington, D.C., and is the only American college with a European campus in Budapest, Hungary.