Solo Flute


Recorder Soloist, Camerata San Antonio, Kerrville, Boerne, San Antonio, December 8, 9, 11, 2011.

Rita Linard, Faculty Flute Recital, University of Texas at San Antonio, Guest artist, alto flute, October 16, 2011.

American Music Recital with OLLU Faculty, flute, Our Lady of the Lake University, March 29, 2011

Impressions Concert, with Musical Offerings Chamber Ensemble, flute, McNay Art Museum, November 14, 2010

Music on the Move Concerts, Greece and Rome with Musical Offerings Chamber Ensemble, Flute, Alto Flute and Piccolo, San Antonio Museum of Art, November 2, 2009

Flute Fantastique, Flute Solo Recital, OLLU, October 23, 2009

Our Lady of the Lake University, Concerto soloist (flute), San Antonio Municipal Band, “Carmen Fantasy,” October 12, 2008

Jazz Meets Classical Concert Series, flute and piccolo, San Antonio Museum of Art, March 31, 2008     

Our Lady of the Lake University, flute performance, “An Evening of Early Music,” Nov. 8, 2006

Olmos Ensemble, “New Works by San Antonio Composers,” Unitarian Universalist Church, San Antonio, May 17, 2005, flute

Cactus Pear Music Festival, Kiddie Concerts, Empire Theater, San Antonio, May 11, 2005, flute and piccolo

Voci di Sorelle, flute, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Friday April 8, 2005

Faculty Chamber Music Recital, Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, Thursday, March 17, 2005, flute

Cactus Pear Players, Mozart Quartets, flute performance, Argyle Club and Trinity University, San Antonio, Feb. 20 and 23, 2004

San Antonio Camerata, Brandenburg Concertos No. 4 and 6, flute performance, Travis Park Methodist Church, San Antonio, December 7, 2003

OLLU Faculty Recital, Flute and shakuhachi, October 10, 2003

Our Lady of the Lake University, Quintessence WWQ Concert, Feb. 11, 2002

University of Texas at SA, SOLI Chamber Ensemble, flute performance Jan. 24, 2002

Center for Spirituality and the Arts, Quintessence Woodwind Quintet Concert, Jan. 13, 2002

National Flute Convention, Dallas, TX, Flute choir performance, August 15 – 19, 2001

Our Lady of the Lake University, Faculty Recital, Flute, April 22, 2001

Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, TX, “Flute Music of East and West,” Flute and shakuhachi, October, 1999

Mexican Cultural Institute, San Antonio, TX, “The Sounds of Flute & Guitar” June 28, 1998

Mexican Cultural Institute, “Temperamento,” flute and shakuhachi performance, May 15, 1998

Mexican Cultural Institute, Pablo Neruda, “The Art of Birds”

Flute performance, March 28, 1998

Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Convocation Series, Guest artist, shakuhachi lecture-recital, October 1, 1997

San Antonio Museum of Art, “Bach to Bachianas”

Flute and kena, Olmos Ensemble, July 15, 1997

University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX, “Exotic Impressions,” shakuhachi and flute concert, May 30, 1997

San Antonio Museum of Art, “Candlelight Bach” Flute, Olmos Ensemble, July 15, 1996

University of the Incarnate Word, Solo recital, shakuhachi and flute, April 28, 1996

Musicopia Concert Series, McNay Museum, Flute, June 4, 1995

Metropolitan State Wind Ensemble, Denver, CO

Concerto soloist, Henk Badings "Concerto for Flute and Wind Ensemble," March 5, 1995

George Crumb in Boulder, An International Music Festival

Flute, "Idyll for the Misbegotten," October 11, 1992


Solo Shakuhachi


Solo Recital and Lecture, Illinois College, Jacksonville, Illinois, November 4, 2011.

Japanese Art at SAMA, shakuhachi, San Antonio Museum of Art, May 27, 2011.

Voyage to East Asia, with Musical Offerings Chamber Ensemble, Shakuhachi Soloist, Blue Star Art Gallery, March 24, 2010

Music on the Move Concerts, East Asia with Musical Offerings Chamber Ensemble, Shakuhachi Soloist, San Antonio Museum of Art, February 22, 2010

Shambhala Arts Day, Shakuhachi Solo Recital, San Antonio Shambhala Meditation Center, March 15, 2009

Luminaria Arts Festival, San Antonio, Shakuhachi solo performance,  March 14, 2009

Matsuri, Japanese Festival, Shakuhachi performance, San Antonio Central Library, October 18, 2008

Our Lady of the Lake University, Bamboo Spirit, Shakuhachi Solo Recital, September 28, 2008

World Shakuhachi Festival 2008, “Echigo Sanya” and “Synchronie” by Yoshihisa Taira (flute and shakuhachi duet), Sydney, Australia

Shambhala Arts Day, Solo Shakuhachi Concert, Shambhala Meditation Center, March 30, 2008

San Antonio Museum of Art, Shakuhachi performance for Asian Wing Exhibit Book Release event, Nov. 1, 2006

San Antonio Museum of Art, Shakuhachi performance for Corporate Membership Night for Japan American Society of San Antonio, Oct. 26, 2006

San Antonio Camerata, “Migration” by Elizabeth Brown for shakuhachi and string trio, Travis Park Methodist Church, April 9, 2006 (Selected for “Best of 2006” performances, San Antonio Express News)

San Antonio Museum of Art, Opening of Asian wing “Asian Treasures” May 12 – 15, 2005, Shakuhachi & koto performances with Yoko Hiraoka

Composition Recital of Michael Twomey, “Plank” for solo shakuhachi, Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, Sunday April 17, 2005

Society of Composers, Inc, 2005 Region VI Conference, “Plank” for solo shakuhachi, University of Texas at San Antonio, Feb. 26, 2005

Center for Spirituality and the Arts, Closing ceremony performance, January 29, 2005, Shakuhachi performance

CASA (Composer’s Alliance of San Antonio), “Plank” for solo Shakuhachi, University of the Incarnate Word, October 3rd, 2004.

World Shakuhachi Festival 2004, Invited Performer, New York City, July 29 - August 1, 2004, Premiere of “Plank” a theatrical piece for solo shakuhachi by Michael Twomey.

San Antonio Museum of Art, Shakuhachi performance, “Hanten and Happi:  Japanese Firemen’s Coats Exhibit,” December 5, 2003

World Music Symposium, Shakuhachi performance, “Buddhist Meditation Music for the Japanese Shakuhachi,” Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, March 6 – 8, 2002

Our Lady of the Lake University, Shakuhachi performance, Afghan Women’s Benefit Concert, Feb. 24, 2002

Botanical Gardens, San Antonio, Shakuhachi performance for Japan America Society, May 5, 2001

San Antonio College, “Sounds of Nature” Shakuhachi and koto concert, March 26, 2001

San Antonio Museum of Art, “Sounds of Nature” Shakuhachi and koto concert, March 27, 2001

Our Lady of the Lake University, Premiere of shakuhachi and guitar composition by Elisenda Fabregas, Feb. 11, 2001

Center for Spirituality and the Arts, San Antonio, TX, “Shakuhachi, The Music of Zen,” solo Shakuhachi concert, March 5, 2000

Sakamoto Zenzo Museum of Art, Kumamoto, Japan

Flute and shakuhachi performance, April 26, 1998


World and Collaborative Music Performance

Shaku/Haiku, San Antonio, TX

Shakuhachi improvisation and performance in creative collaborations with haiku poet, Michael Moore, 1995 - 2002

Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

Japanese Ensemble (Shakuhachi), 1984 - 87

Latin American Music Ensemble, 1984 - 87

Steel Drum Ensemble, 1988


Principal Flute

Majestic Theatre, San Antonio, TX

Principal flute, piccolo, “Peter Pan” December 4 – 9, 2012

Principal flute, piccolo, recorder, “Mary Poppins” September 29 - October 9, 2011

Principal flute, piccolo, alto flute, recorder and penny whistle, “Wicked,” Feb-March 2011

Principal flute, piccolo, “South Pacific”, March 2010

Principal flute, piccolo, “Camelot”, January 2008

Principal flute, alto flute, “Aida”, June 2003

Principal flute and piccolo, “South Pacific”, 2002              

Principal flute, piccolo, alto flute, “Titanic,” July 2000

Principal flute and piccolo, “Beauty and the Beast,” Sept. 1999

Principal flute and piccolo, “Showboat,” March 1998

 

Colorado Ballet Orchestra, Denver

Principal and second, Fall 1991 - Spring 1993

 

Denver Center for the Performing Arts

Principal flute and piccolo, "Phantom of the Opera"

December 1991 -  February 1992

 

Modern Chamber Players, Boulder, Colorado

Principal, Spring 1994 - Spring 1995

 

Colorado Woodwind Quintet (Faculty quintet at University of Colorado) Concerts, recruiting tours to Reno, NV and vicinity, Interlochen Arts Academy and Michigan State University, Fall 1991 - Fall 1992

Allegro non Troppo
(flute, bassoon and violin trio)Development and performance of creative children's programs,concerts, jazz improvisation, Fall 1991 – 1993.  Awarded Denver Young Audiences status, 1993-94

 

Flute/Piccolo

San Antonio Symphony

Substitute flute/piccolo, September 1995 - present

 

The Mid-Texas Symphony, Seguin, Texas

Third flute and solo piccolo, Assistant Principal,

1996 - present

 

Austin Symphony, Austin, Texas

Substitute flute/piccolo

 

Boulder Bach Festival

St. Matthew Passion, January 29, 1995

 

Colorado Music Festival Orchestra, Boulder

Substitute, Summer 1994