Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2008-10-17

Flutist Lisa Wienhold will perform works by Franz Xavier Mozart, Paul Hindemith, Paul Schoenfield, Paul Hayden and Reynaldo Hahn Tuesday, Oct. 21, as part of the Samford University School of the Arts faculty recital series.

The 7:30 p.m. performance in Brock Recital Hall, is open to the public free of charge.

Wienhold, principal flutist with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra since 1997, has served in the same capacity with Savannah, Ga., and Knoxville, Tenn., symphony orchestras.

Her Samford recital will include Mozart's "Rondo in E Minor,' Hindemith's "Sonata for Flute and Piano," Schoenfield's "Achat Sha'alti" and "Ufaratsta," Hayden's "Grand Mamou," and Hahn's "Romance en La Majeur."

Pianist Kevin Chance, a frequent performer with ASO members, will also perform. Chance teaches at the Alabama School of Fine Arts as well as at a number of piano academies and camps.

 
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.