Oct. 11, 2006
The Morningside Camerata and flute soloist Martha Councell will present a concert on Tuesday, Oct. 17, at 7:30 p.m. in Eppley Auditorium, 3625 Garretson Avenue, on the campus of Morningside College. The concert is free and open to the public.
The concert will include Rossini’s Sonata No. 3 in C for Strings, Bach’s Suite No. 2 in B Minor, Samuel Barber’s Adagio for Strings, Op. 11, and Bartok’s Rumanian Folk Dances.
The Morningside Camerata was formed in 2005 and is a unique student-faculty ensemble including string students who study at Morningside College plus the four members of the Euclid Quartet; Joseph Shufro, associate professor of music; and pianist Dr. James March, professor of music. The ensemble performs a wide repertoire from the Baroque period to the 20th Century.
Councell is instructor of flute at Morningside. She is a graduate of Oberlin Conservatory of Music in Ohio and received a master’s degree in music performance from Rice University in Houston, Texas. She has performed as a soloist and taught at various music festivals throughout the United States and Central America.