News Release: Monday Night Music Spring 2018

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January 23, 2018

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Jan. 23, 2018

Contact: Cheryl Knauer
410-857-2294
cknauer@mcdaniel.edu

 

MONDAY NIGHT MUSIC AT McDANIEL COLLEGE FEATURES FACULTY MUSICIANS PERFORMING A VARIETY OF GENRES 

Performances are Free and Open to the Public

Monday Night Music series takes place Mondays, Feb. 26, and March 5, 7 p.m., in McDaniel Lounge 
Note: Monday Night Music on Jan. 29 has been canceled. 

WESTMINSTER, Md. – Monday Night Music at McDaniel College features faculty musicians performing a variety of genres in an intimate lecture-recital format. The series is free and open to the public.

Performances take place on select Mondays at 7 p.m. in McDaniel Lounge at McDaniel College, 2 College Hill, Westminster, Md. *See full schedule below. [Note: The Monday Night Music performance scheduled for Jan. 29 has been canceled.]

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

MONDAY NIGHT MUSIC SCHEDULE

DAVID DUREE AND LINDA KIRKPATRICK
Monday, Feb. 26 

McDaniel College adjunct lecturer David Duree performs on clarinet and saxophone and senior lecturer Linda Kirkpatrick on flute. Some of the pieces to be performed include Philadelphia-based composer Daniel Dorff’s “Perennials for Flute, Clarinet in A, and Piano,” George Gould’s “Whoa! Nellie!” (piccolo and piano) and “Tarantella, Op. 6” for flute, clarinet and piano by Camille Saint-Saëns. The concert also features flute and clarinet duets by Dorff and a clarinet and piano piece. 

Duree performs with the Two Rivers Chamber Orchestra, Hood Chamber Players, MISTRAL Woodwind Quintet and the Dumale Trio. He has recorded for Centaur Records. 

Kirkpatrick has been a member of the National Flute Association Professional Flute Choir and is currently the director of Flute Cocktail, a 20-piece flute choir based in Columbia, Md., formed as an outgrowth of the Columbia Concert Band. 

NICK REIDER ON TRUMPET 
Monday, March 5

McDaniel College adjunct faculty member Nick Reider performs on trumpet. 

Reider has been performing and teaching trumpet in the Baltimore/Washington, D.C., area for the past 17 years. He has been a featured soloist in the Westminster Symphony Orchestra and the Carroll County Jazz Ensemble, and has performed with Grammy Award winning artists The Isley Brothers and The B-52s. 

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Editor's Note: High-res headshots of David Duree and Linda Kirkpatrick (Feb. 26) and Nick Reider (March 5) are available for download

Additional information: Requests for interpreters are welcome and can be made up to one week prior to the event by contacting interpretingservices@mcdaniel.edu. Other accommodation requests can be directed to Conference Services at 410-857-2212.
 

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. www.mcdaniel.edu