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Guest Concert: Clara Novakova, flute
Saturday, March 9 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Orion Series in Fine Arts
Clara Novakova, flute
With Suzanne Snizek, flute & Yoomi Kim, piano
Echoes from Asia
Flutist Clara Novakova performs works by Korean, Japanese, Chinese and Malaysian composers including Ode for Loulan by Chen Musheng, The Shepherd’s Flute by Wen Deqing, plus duos with UVic School of Music flute professor Suzanne Snizek and pianist Yoomi Kim.
Novakova is Associate Professor of Flute at Soochow University in Suzhou, China. Between 1988 and 2006 she was principal flute with the Chamber Orchestra of Paris (Ensemble Orchestral de Paris). She makes regular appearances as a soloist at prestigious venues and festivals (including Salle Pleyel and Theatre des Champs Elysées – Paris, Carnegie Hall – New York, City Hall Theatre – Hong Kong, Leo S. Bing Theatre – Los Angeles, Auditorio Leon de Greiff – Bogotá, Auditorio Nacional, Madrid, Prague Spring Festival, La Quincena San Sebastian, Spain) as well as with various chamber and new music ensembles from France, Spain and the Czech Republic.