Summer flute camp provides expert instruction to high school students

Summer flute camp provides expert instruction to high school students
March 23, 2007

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

The Department of Music at Benedictine University is sponsoring a Summer Flute Camp for high school students from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, June 18-22. Activities will include techniques classes, instrument repair, single and group lessons, rehearsals, a performance anxiety class, guest sessions, a final evening concert for family and friends, daily lunch in the Krasa Student Center Dining Room and an opportunity to meet new people who share a love of music. The faculty includes flautist Anne Kreft, who performed with the Ann Arbor Symphony and earned a master’s degree in music from Northern Illinois; Judith Bentley, professor emeritus of flute at Bowling Green University; Karen Ursin, who served as principal piccolo of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra from 2001-2003; and Paul Kober, who has more than 19 years of instrument repair experience. The cost of the camp is $250. The deadline to register is May 18. For more information, call Anne Kreft at (630) 829-6326 or e-mail her at akreft@ben.edu.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.