The Adams/Stevens Duo in Next Sunday Recital

February 20, 2003

Mary Baldwin University’s Sunday Recital Series continues with The Adams/Stevens Duo Sunday, February 23, at 3 p.m. in Francis Auditorium in the Pearce Science Center at Coalter and Frederick streets, Staunton. The program will feature works by Bozza, Cordero, Miyagi, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Beaser, and Piazzolla.

Mary Kay Adams is the principal flutist of the Shenandoah Symphony Orchestra and the Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival Orchestra. She also plays flute in the Roanoke Symphony. Active as a soloist and chamber musician on both flute and cello, she has performed at conventions of the National Flute Association and Music Educators National Conference. Adams, who has undergraduate and graduate degrees in music from the University of North Texas, teaches music at Mary Baldwin and other area colleges and universities.

Keith Stevens has performed in master classes with Christopher Parkening, David Russell, Bartolome Diaze, Jesus Silva and Pepe Romero. He has compositions and arrangements published with Les Productions D’OZ in Canada. Stevens has taught at Mary Baldwin and is on the faculties of James Madison, where he earned his music degrees, and Washington and Lee University. He has studied with American Guitar Master Benjamin Verdery in New York.

Tickets are $5 for the general public and $4 for students and seniors and can be purchased at Blue Mountain Coffees, at the Bookstack, or at the door. For more information, call 887-7294.