Renowned Flutist Paul Taub offers class and recital in Wenatchee

Paul Taub will offer a flute masterclass and recital Tuesday at the Wenatchee Church of the Nazarene.

At 7 p.m. Tuesday, flutist Paul Taub will present a varied recital, performing on flute, piccolo, alto flute, and bass flute.

The free concert is at the Wenatchee Church of the Nazarene, 1011 S. Miller St. The program will also include music by Washington state composers. The recital is sponsored by the Columbia River Music Conservatory and is open to not only flutists, but to anyone with an interest in music as a student, performer or audience member. No admission will be charged.

Taub, a professor of music at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, has spent 39 active years in the Seattle music community. As a founding performer with the Seattle Chamber Players, he is dedicated to introducing contemporary chamber music to Pacific Northwest audiences. Taub has served two terms on the board of directors of the National Flute Association and is current president of the Seattle Flute Society.

Prior to the recital, Taub will coach the Columbia River Community Flute Choir in an afternoon master class from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Contact director Suzanne Carr (suzanne.flute1@gmail.com) for more information and to obtain the music. Carr invites listeners to attend the master class as observers. There is no charge for participants or for listeners.

The Columbia River Music Conservatory’s mission is to provide excellent music instruction and performance. Through private instruction, early childhood programs, adult group lessons, ensembles, master classes, summer camps and community concerts to benefit other organizations, we strive to support the area through music.

 

Suzanne Carr is the flute instructor at the Columbia River Music Conservatory and principal flutist with the Wenatchee Valley Symphony.