LAFG is happy to bring Viviana Guzman to California State University, Long Beach, sponsored by Altus Flutes.
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
4:00pm – 7:00pm
CSULB Choir Room
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Current LAFG members:
Masterclass Performers: $25
Non-flutist auditor: $5
Viviana will give a masterclass and short recital.
Described by the New York Times as “an imaginative artist,” Chilean-born flutist, Viviana Guzmán (www.vivianaguzman.com) performs over 80 concerts a year throughout the world, been featured on programs for PBS, NBC, and NPR, seen on the cover of Latina Style Magazine, and in COSMOPOLITAN en Español and has played in 119 countries including South Africa, Ireland, Spain, Brazil, Bali, India, Peru, Greece, featuring flutes from her collection of over 100 gathered from concert tours. Her music video was aired on UNIVISION in 30 countries. She has performed as soloist with 68 orchestras including ensembles in Russia, Chile, Vermont, New York, Wisconsin, California, Texas, Argentina, Thailand, Turkey, Montana, in such halls as in Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall in Lincoln Center, and other prominent stages with such artists as Mikhail Baryshnikov, Placido Domingo, and Glenn Close.
Viviana began her musical training at the age of 5 and won her first competition at 7. By the age of 15, she played as a soloist with orchestra, studied with Jean-Pierre Rampal, and was featured on a John Denver nationally televised NBC special. Ms. Guzmán studied with Albert Tipton and in Mastclasses with James Galway, and graduated from the Juilliard School. Viviana has released seven CD’s entitled, “Telemann Flute Fantasies” (classical), “Planet Flute” (world), and “Danza de Amor” (latin), “Mostly Tango” (tango) and “Serenity” (National Geographic) “Meditations” (new age), and “Argentine Music” (world).
“Viviana Guzmán displayed an extraordinary technique and great musicality.”
El Mercurio, Santiago, Chile
“Guzmán’s performance was a virtuoso tour de force, executed with the most extraordinary ease.”
“Engaging command of any flutelike instrument.”
Ft. Worth, Star Telegram
This appearance by Altus Flute Artist Viviana Guzman is made possible, in
part, through a grant from Altus Flutes. Viviana Guzman plays exclusively
on Altus Flutes