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Flutist Brook Ferguson will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, in Wattenbarger Auditorium.
Her recital repertoire will include JS Bach, Philippe Gaubert, Valerie Coleman Danza de la Mariposa and Astor Piazzolla.
A versatile solo and orchestral artist, she is the winner of the 2009 National Flute Association Young Artist Competition and has performed as a concerto soloist with the Colorado Symphony, the New World Symphony, the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra and the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. She has appeared at the prestigious Aspen Music Festival, Marlboro Music Festival and Tanglewood Music Center, both as an orchestral fellow and New Fromm Player.
Ferguson was appointed principal flutist of the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra in 2012 and completed a three-year fellowship with the New World Symphony. She has made principal appearances with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra, Aspen Chamber Symphony and Festival Orchestra, Grand Teton Festival Orchestra, the Seattle Symphony and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
Prior to her appointment with the New World Symphony, she was the acting principal flutist with the Knoxville Symphony and principal flutist of the Delaware Symphony Orchestra.
Ferguson will then join Tech flute professor Mary Matthews for Flute Day 2020 Saturday, Feb. 8, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Wattenbarger Auditorium.
To view the performance via livestream, visit www.tntech.edu/fine-arts/music/live-stream.php.