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Fall Concert
Saturday 10/14/2017 3:00 pm

Westminster at Lake Ridge
12191 Clipper Dr.
Lake Ridge, VA 22192

Join us at Westminster at Lake Ridge on Saturday, October 14 at 3:00PM for a free concert.  The concert will  feature guest artist Emma Resmini performing “Balkan Dances” by Russell Nadel as soloist with the flute choir.  Emma has been described by NPR’s Performance Today as “An amazing musician... your artistry is astounding.”   She has soloed numerous times with the National Symphony, as well as the Philadelphia Orchestra, Dallas Symphony, Pittsburgh Symphony, and Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival Orchestra. She was a 2016 NPR Performance Today Young Artist In Residence, with interviews and performances airing over three days, primarily focusing on American contemporary composers. 

The concert will also feature Woodbridge member Tara Nadel as soloist in Prayer for a Jewish Life, No. 1 by Ernest Bloch arranged by Francine Ross Pancost.  Other pieces that will be performed are an arrangement of Shostakovich’s Festive Overture, Umoja by Valerie Coleman, Di Rayze Nokh Amerike, arranged by Klezmer Flutist, Adrianne Greenbaum,  Hopak by Peter Senchuk.  The concert will also feature the unique sounds of our low flute section. Groovin’ Low by Ali Ryerson, Chocolate Mousse by Nancy Wood and Contrafusion! by Paige Dashner Long are original pieces specifically written for an ensemble of alto flute, bass flute and contrabass flute.