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Peter Sheridan performs “Brahms Trilogy Op 118” on August 10

brahms-trilogy-op-118-by-ann-cameron-pearce-coverThe NFA Convention for 2014 begins today.

One of Ann Cameron Pearce’s arrangements, “Brahms Trilogy Op 118“, will be performed at 8:00 am on Sunday, August 10, in the International South ballroom.

This performance will be led by Peter Sheridan and will feature an ensemble of low flutes. We Peter performs, he goes big!

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10 ScoreVivo pieces featured at the NFA convention

The 41st National Flute Association Annual Convention begins tomorrow, August 8, 2013, in New Orleans. We are on site and learned that 10 of our arrangements and compositions for flute are being recognized or performed.

To celebrate, we’ve placed all 10 items on sale for a limited time.

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Three ScoreVivo pieces featured at National Flute Association convention

Update: We’re at the conference and 10 pieces are featured.

At least three ScoreVivo pieces will receive nice exposure at the upcoming National Flute Association Annual Convention in New Orleans Thursday through Sunday, August 8 through 11.

Wye’s “Marche des Gibaros”

Trevor Wye‘s arrangement if Gottschalk’s “Marche des Gibaros” for flute choir will be performed by the NFA Jambalayan Flute Orchestra. As is the tradition, this ensemble of more than 150 flutists of all ages will open the convention at 8:45 am on August 8. This year’s director will be Dr. Angelita Floyd. I look forward to playing my alto flute in this group on this particular occasion.

Pearce’s “Gypsy Rondo”

My arrangement of Haydn’s “Gypsy Rondo” for flute choir will be displayed throughout the Convention in the Exhibit Hall as a Finalist in the NFA’s annual Newly Published Music Competition. This is my 18th composition or arrangement to be recognized by the NFA in this competition, the first being in the year 2000.

Pearce’s “Bayou Chinchuba”

My original composition, “Bayou Chinchuba” for two concert flutes, two flute headjoints, and 8 boomwhackers will enjoy its world premier at 11:45 am on Thursday, August 8. It has been dedicated to and will be performed by the Greater Dallas Youth Orchestra Flute Choir under the baton of Dr. Priscilla Holt.

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Mid-Atlantic Flute Fair in Reston, Virginia

Kudos to The Flute Society of Washington, Inc. for sponsoring a terrific Mid-Atlantic Flute Fair in Reston, VA on February 18th & 19th.

Their guest artists, Tadeu Coelho and Ian Clarke, were amazing as usual, along with accompanist Tim Carey.

I was thrilled that four of our ScoreVivo pieces were featured in various flute choir reading sessions and performances: Rustic Dance, A Little Joy, Corbit’s Charge, and Seventeen Come Sunday.

Many thanks to Sharyn Byer and Wendy Kumer for selecting them and congratulations to Al Hager, Jonathan Cohen, and myself!