News Release: McDaniel College Flute Choir and Saxophone Quartet Concert Nov. 15

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October 23, 2018

Oct. 23, 2018

Contact: Cheryl Knauer



Flute Choir and Saxophone Quartet Concert is Thursday, Nov. 15, 7 p.m., in McDaniel Lounge

WESTMINSTER, Md. – McDaniel College students perform in the Flute Choir and Saxophone Quartet Concert on Thursday, Nov. 15, 7 p.m., in McDaniel Lounge at McDaniel College, 2 College Hill, Westminster, Md. The performance is free and open to the public. 

Linda Kirkpatrick, senior lecturer in music, directs the Flute Choir, which will perform Boismortier’s Concerto in D Major, originally for 5 C flutes, arranged by Kirkpatrick; a work by Nicole Chamberlain titled “Railroaded,” a movement of Sonny Burnette’s “Jazzscapes for Flute Choir;” the traditional carol, “In the Bleak Midwinter,” by Gustav Holst; and the three movement work, “A Celtic Offering,” by Catherine McMichael. 

David Duree, who teaches clarinet and saxophone at McDaniel, leads the Saxophone Quartet in the seasonal pieces “Spring (from “The Four Seasons”) by Antonio Vivaldi and “October” by Eric Whitaker; Prelude and Fugue No. 6 by J.S. Bach; “My Funny Valentine by Rodgers and Hart; and “Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen” by Michael Praetorius and transcribed by McDaniel junior Ethan Brown of Taneytown, Md.

For more information about the concert, call 410-857-2599. Visit for more information about the college and the music department. 

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Additional information:  Requests for interpreters are welcome and can be made up to one week prior to the event by contacting Other accommodation requests can be directed to Conference Services at 410-857-2212.

McDaniel College, founded in 1867 and nationally recognized as one of 40 “Colleges That Change Lives,” is a four-year, independent college of the liberal arts and sciences offering more than 70 undergraduate programs of study, including dual and student-designed majors, plus 25 highly regarded graduate programs. Its personalized, interdisciplinary, global curriculum and student-faculty collaboration develop the unique potential in every student. A diverse, student-centered community of 1,600 undergraduates and 1,400 graduate students, McDaniel offers access to the resources of Baltimore and Washington, D.C., and is the only American college with a European campus in Budapest, Hungary. 

Students performing include:
  • Ethan Brown of Taneytown, Md.
  • Shannon Bernier of Ijamsville, Md.
  • Kyle McAllister of Glen Burnie, Md.
  • Su Kim of Frederick, Md.

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