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KU School of Music presents the ninth annual Double Reed Festival

Monday, October 25, 2010

The ninth annual KU Double Reed Festival will be held on October 30-31 at the University of Kansas, Swarthout Recital Hall. This event is presented in collaboration with the Midwest Double Reed Society.

The officers and executive members of the Double Reed Society include artists Nora Lewis, Susan Maxwell, Rod Ackmann and Celeste Johnson, as well as KU faculty members Margaret Marco and Eric Stomberg. These artists will offer classes, reed clinics and a gala recital of double reed favorites.

The festival is free for MDRS members, $25 for non-members, $15 for student non-members and senior citizens. For a schedule of events or questions contact Margaret Marco, KU associate professor of oboe at mmarco@ku.edu, or Eric Stomberg, KU associate professor of bassoon at stomberg@ku.edu, or visit www.mdrs.org .


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