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Mimi Stillman’s article in Flutist Quarterly “Into the Light: Mieczyslaw Weinberg’s Five Pieces for Flute and Piano”

Mimi’s article on Mieczyslaw Weinberg’s Five Pieces for Flute and Piano has appeared in the Winter 2016 issue of the Flutist Quarterly, the journal of the National Flute Association.  She writes about the composer’s narrow escapes from Nazi and Soviet persecution and prolific oeuvre in addition to the excellent Five Pieces for Flute and Piano, of which she gave the U.S. premiere and made the first recording with pianist Charles Abramovic.

Click here to read the article:

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Mimi Stillman at National Flute Association

Mimi Stillman will perform at the National Flute Association Convention at the Mariott Wardman Park in Washington, DC.

Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 1:15-2:05 venue: Thurgood South/West

Recital: Mimi Stillman, flute and Charles Abramovic, piano

Program: André Jolivet, Chant de Linos; Benjamin C.S. Boyle, Sonata-Cantilena for Flute and Piano; David Ludwig, Canzoniere for Flute and Piano; Claude Debussy, Songs from Nuits d’étoiles (arranged by Mimi Stillman)

Join Mimi and Charlie after their recital for a CD and book-signing at the Flute World booth in the exhibition hall at 2:30pm.

Friday, August 14, 2015 at 5:00-6:00pm venue: Harding

Drop-In Trios and Quartets: Play along with Mimi, who will be special guest artist at this chamber music reading.

Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 2:45-3:10 venue: Hoover

Yamaha Exhibitor Showcase:  Mimi presents “Go Beyond the Page, Captivate Your Audience, and Make it Look Easy”

– Visit with Mimi at the Yamaha booth at the exhibit hall!

Click here for details at National Flute Association website.

Mimi at National Flute Association Convention in Chicago, August 7-11

Flutists and friends: please join Mimi at her events at the upcoming NFA convention in Chicago.

All events will take place at the Hilton Chicago, with rooms indicated below.

~ Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 2:30-4:00pm  Marquette Room

Mimi will teach a masterclass on the topic of “The teaching of Julius Baker and Woodwind Tradition at the Curtis Institute of Music”

~ Friday, August 8, 2014 at 12:30-1:30pm  International North

Recital: Discoveries in Jewish Flute Music with pianist Charles Abramovic and music by Leo Smit and Chicago premieres by Mieczyslaw Weinberg, David Finko, and Mimi Stillman

~ Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 12:45-1:10pm PDR 2 Room

Exhibitor Showcase for Yamaha about Mimi’s Dolce Suono Ensemble “Música en tus Manos” outreach project engaging Philadelphia’s Latino community in chamber music.

~ Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 2:45-4:00pm Waldorf Room

Premieres and Commissions features Mimi Stillman performing the NFA-commissioned work by Ryan Carter, “A Robot for a Friend”

Mimi Stillman performs the NFA-commissioned work by Ryan Carter, “A Robot for a Friends”