New Orleans Friends of Music presents:



Monday, February 22, 2021
7:00PM CT/8:00PM ET

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Sponsored by Jo-Ann Adams
Event can be viewed online until Monday, March 1.

This event is offered free to the general public! Your donation to support this and other free events is very welcome!
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In partnership with CameraMusic, New Orleans Friends of Music is pleased to welcome WindSync back to our (virtual) stage!

WindSync launched an international touring career after winning the 2012 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition and the 2016 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition. In 2018, they were medalists at the M-Prize Chamber Arts Competition. WindSync has appeared in recital at the Met Museum, Ravinia, Shanghai Oriental Arts Center, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and the Library of Congress.

WindSync has established itself as a vibrant chamber ensemble performing wind quintet masterworks, adapting beloved music to their instrumentation, and championing new works by today’s composers. The quintet eliminates the "fourth wall" between musicians and audience by often performing from memory, creating an intimate connection. This personal performance style, combined with the ensemble’s three-pronged mission of artistry, education, and community-building, lends WindSync its reputation as ”a group of virtuosos who are also wonderful people, too" (Alison Young, Classical MPR).



Garrett Hudson flute
Emily Tsai oboe
Julian Hernandez clarinet
Anni Hochhalter horn
Kara LaMoure basson


Program Notes <<Click here for program notes.
Wind Quintet No. 2 Miguel Del Aguila
The Hymn of Acxiom Vienna Teng
Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 4 Ludwig van Beethoven
Arr. Mordechai Rechtman
Hold Sacred Akshaya Avril Tucker
Bolero Maurice Ravel
Arr. Windsync