Last of the series of Four Music Masters | Arts & Culture
Dr. Guy Yehuda, Assistant Professor of Clarinet at the University of North Florida, will share his unusual talent and orchestral experiences at EMMA’s final, informal Music Masters Lecture/Recital scheduled on Tuesday November 16 at 7:00 to 8:30 pm in the Flagler Room at Flagler College, 74 King St., St. Augustine. His topic will be “The Contemporary Clarinet – An Unaccompanied Tale”, and his recital will feature important masterpieces written for unaccompanied clarinet.
Dr Yehuda is recognized as an outstanding talent on the international concert stage, having toured extensively in Europe, North America, and Israel. He has performed with the Israel Philharmonic, the Lucerne (Switzerland) Festival Orchestra, the Chicago Civic Orchestra, and the Spoleto Festival Orchestra; working with many of the world’s most famous conductors such as Pierre Boulez, Zubin Mehta, Kurt Mazur, and others. He has also performed as solo clarinetist with noted orchestras, and currently plays with Trio di Colore, an award-winning chamber group which he founded. The Trio has recently recorded works by the French composer Jean Francaix.
Dr. Yehuda has appeared numerous times as a guest artist on CBC Canadian Radio, Radio-Canada, WFMT Chicago, DRS Swiss Radio, Portugal National Radio, and Israel’s Classic radio station, as well as TV appearances, including a number of live TV shows. He has also made CD recordings with Canadian and U.S. recording companies.
The EMMA Lecture/Recitals are presented informally, allowing open questions and discussion between speaker and audience, offering a unique opportunity to learn more about educational and practical avenues leading toward professional musicianship. Tickets are $6.00 at the door; students are admitted free. For more information about EMMA’s upcoming concerts call 904-797-2800, or log on to emmaconcerts.com
- Lecture/Recitals features clarinetist Dr. Guy Yehuda
- When: Tuesday Nov. 16, 2010 at 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
- Where: Flagler Room at Flagler College, 74 King St., St. Augustine
- Tickets: $6.00 at the door; students admitted free