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BLUME Haiti Benefit Concert

MIC alum Lora Kelley, second from the right


   BLUME Haiti Benefit Concert
    Sunday, November 9, 2014  |  4 pm
    Nichols Concert Hall
   1490 Chicago Avenue  |  Evanston, Illinois
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board members Janet Anthony (cellist; Lawrence University) and Meret Bitticks (flutist; Music Institute of Chicago) will be joined by Music Institute of Chicago faculty for a concert to benefit music education in Haiti.

The musicians will perform solo and chamber works by Haitian composers Julio Racine, Werner Jaegerhuber, Rudy Perrault, and Ludovic Lamothe, as well as arrangements of traditional Haitian folk songs.

Also on the program is a partial screening of the documentary “Kenbe La - Hold On.”  (Official Selection of 2011's Seattle True Independent Film Festival and the 2011's Weyauwega International Film Festival)


Teacher Spotlight on Maria Schwartz, flute
Teacher Spotlight: Maria Schwartz, Suzuki flute

"I encourage them [my students] in any way I can think of to experiment with their sound and connect with their flute and practice time."