Jim Walker - Guest Artist/Teacher at Colorado Flute Fair Saturday, Nov 2, 2013 - 10 am - 5:30 PM UNC - Greeley, CO Frasier Hall Performing and Teaching both Jazz and Classical Repertoire
Jim Walker will be guest soloist with the USC Thornton Wind Ensemble, conducted by H. Bob Reynolds.
He will be performing William Alwyn's Concerto for Flute and Eight Wind Instruments. This composition is rarely heard and gives both soloist and the eight featured players many challenges.
USC THORNTON WIND ENSEMBLE
H. Robert Reynolds, principal conductor
Sunday, September 29
4:00 PM - Bovard Auditorium - USC campus
William Alwyn’s Concerto for Flute featuring Thornton faculty James Walker along with music by Bernstein, Holst, Mozart and Wagner.
Flute Fun !! with Ali Ryerson, Hubert Laws and Orlando "Maraca" Valle after the opening Gala Concert at NFA - New Orleans.
Jim Walker with three great flutists from the New World Symphony - Melanie Lanconne, Henrik Heide, and Matthew Roitstein.
Jim Walker was recently interviewed by Robin Young on NPR's "Here and Now" - July 4th on the subject of: THE PICCOLO PART IN "The Stars and Stripes Forever". http://hereandnow.wbur.org/2013/07/04/july-fourth-piccolo
Jim & Tom(my) c. 1975. He was one of the coolest guys EVER! The most unselfish man I ever know, brilliantly witty, musically gifted, hands that could build or fix anything and a spirt of giving which will live forever! I miss you little brother, so much more than I could ever imagine.