Community Music School and Musical Masterworks will be co-presenting a Master Class with internationally renowned flutist Marya Martin on Sunday, Oct. 24 at 12 pm at Community Music School, 90 Main Street (Spencer’s Corner), Centerbrook. Ms. Martin will present the class prior to her afternoon appearance as part of the Musical Masterworks Chamber Music Series at the First Congregational Church of Old Lyme.
The breadth of flutist Marya Martin’s musical career is remarkable. She has studied with Jean-Pierre Rampal and James Galway and has appeared as soloist with the St. Louis, Seattle, and New Zealand Symphony Orchestras, the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, and the Brandenburg Ensemble, among others. A prominent figure in the field of chamber music, Ms. Martin has appeared with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Chamber Music at the 92nd Street Y, and Music at Angel Fire, as well as the Santa Fe, New World, Bravo!Vail and Caramoor Music Festivals. Dedicated to the new generation of musicians, Ms. Martin is on the faculty of the Manhattan School of Music and has given master classes at leading universities throughout the US and New Zealand.
The master class on Sunday, Oct 24 is open to the public. Suggested donation for audience members is $5. There is no charge for students, but reservations must be made in advance by calling 860-767-0026.
For more information on the Musical Masterworks program that Ms. Martin will perform on Saturday, October 23 at 5 pm and Sunday, October 24 at 3 pm at the First Congregational Church of Lyme, please visit www.musicalmasterworks.org or call 860-434-2252.