Flutist Marley Eder to Present a Free Workshop March 6 at Cal Poly
SAN LUIS OBISPO — The Cal Poly Music Department will host flutist Marley Eder for a performance workshop at 3 p.m. Friday, March 6, in Room 218 in the Davidson Music Center (No. 45) on campus.
Titled “Strategies and Tips for Stressful Situations,” the workshop is intended to help students prepare for a variety of performances, including auditions, competitions and recitals.
Eder is a top prizewinner of the National Flute Association’s Young Artist Competition, the Music Teachers National Association’s Young Artist Performance Competition, the Myrna W. Brown Artist Competition and the San Diego Flute Guild Competition. In March 2019, Eder performed with members of Denmark’s Odense Symphony on Medici TV as a semi-finalist in the 2019 Nielsen International Flute Competition.
He has been a featured soloist with ensembles including the Eastern Music Festival Symphony, Louisiana State University Philharmonia and the Colburn School of Music’s Orchestra da Camera. He plays principal flute with the San Luis Obispo Symphony and, on March 7, he will be the soloist at the group’s performance of Mozart’s “Concerto for Flute and Harp,” with Marcia Dickstein.
Eder is pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California, where he holds a student instructor position. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the Butler School of Music at the University of Texas and a master’s degree from Louisiana State University, where he was a graduate teaching assistant.
The workshop is free and open to the public. Parking permits are required. For more information, visit Cal Poly’s Transportation and Parking Services website. It is sponsored by Cal Poly’s Music Department. For more information, call the Music Department at 805-756-2406 or visit its calendar website.
Contact: Michele Abba
February 12, 2020
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