Jan 15 2018 SOLOIST | Kelley Barnett
ENSEMBLE MISE-EN presents flutist, Kelley Barnett, in a continuation of the Solo Concert Series; each core musician of mise-en is featured in concert every season. Kelley will explore the interplay of voice and flute with works from Salvatore Sciarrino, Reza Vali, Nathaniel Haering, and premieres by Jonathan Favero and Max Grafe.
Cimmerian Isolation by Nathaniel Haering
Selections from Salvatore Sciarrino’s L’opera per flauto
Meditation on King by Jonathan Favero (World Premiere)
Song for Solo Flute by, Reza Vali
Premiere by Max Grafe
*FREE ADMISSION (RSVP recommended)
A world traveled flutist, Kelley Barnett has performed in Korea, Southeast Asia, specifically Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand; Italy; and throughout the United States. She has participated in many varied instrumental ensembles and genres of music such as Baroque, Classical and Romantic styles as well as Jazz, Contemporary Classical, and Cabaret. Based out of New York, Ms. Barnett has performed in various venues including 54 Below, Joe’s Pub, Birdland, Scandinavia House, Mise-en Place, Spectrum.
Kelley’s passion for music lies in forwarding musical composition, not only as a performer but also as a composer. Barnett dabbles in electronically manipulated sound and noise sound worlds. She premiered her first work on February 21st, 2015 titled Bolt from the Blue, for flute and tape.
Ms. Barnett holds a Master of Music Degree in Contemporary Performance studying with Dr. Tara O’Connor from the Manhattan School of Music. She received her Bachelors and first Masters from Lynn University Conservatory of Music and studied with Jeffrey Khaner and Renee Siebert. Kelley has performed with notable groups such as Manhattan School’s contemporary ensemble, Tactus; Ensemble Mise-en; Tenth Intervention; Secret Opera; as well as cofounded the Lynn University New Music Ensemble. She has participated in Cortona Sessions for New Music, in Cortona, Italy; and the 2012 Vanguard Contemporary Music Festival, an intimate contemporary festival based in Miami, Florida. In addition Ms. Barnett has performed with the Palm Beach Symphony, Symphony of the Americas, and the Bozeman Symphony Orchestra.
Monday, January 15, 2018 @ 7:30P
678 Hart Street #1B
Brooklyn NY, 11221