FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 4, 2006
CONTACT: Tim Musselman, 615-898-2493
(MURFREESBORO)—Flute specialist Dr. Karl Barton will present a free concert at 8 p.m. Oct. 9 in the Hinton Music Hall of the Wright Music Building on the MTSU campus.
Western Classical, Irish, Asian, South American and jazz music will be performed at the concert.
“It is a very diverse program of different world music,” said Deanna Hahn-Little, assistant professor of flute studio at MTSU.
Barton is chairman of the music department at Thomas University and associate professor of music. He directs the jazz ensemble, in addition to teaching courses in music history and technology.
As a flute specialist, Barton has given presentations and recitals throughout the United States and is a member of the salsa-jazz ensemble and recording group known as Latin Attitude.
He has performed in the master classes of Marcel Moyse, Geoffrey Gilbert, William Bennett, Bernard Goldberg, Ransom Wilson, Andras Adorjan and Samuel Sanders.
The Oct. 9 concert is free and open to the public.
For more information on this and other events in the McLean School of Music, please call (615) 898-2493 or visit the calendar of events at www.mtsumusic.com.
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