Americana! Concert Recap


On June 21, 2018, Hawaii Flute Society presented our first Season Finale concert, "Americana!" This program featured American-made and American-inspired flute music from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. 25 local flutists performed solo and chamber works, as well in the Hawaii Flute Society Choir conducted by Candi McDonald and Wilfred Kusaka.


Samuel A Ward, arr. Jonathon Robbins: “America the Beautiful”
Vivienne Moon, flute

Copland: Duo, for Flute and Piano  - 1. Flowing
Ranzey Acob, flute
Stella Kam, piano

Borne: “Fantaisie Brillante sur ‘Carmen’”
Cody Tanaka, flute
Stella Kam, piano

Hanson: Serenade
Cody Leclere, flute
Stella Kam, piano

Hoover: “Kokopeli,” Op. 43
Hoover: “Reflections,” Op. 25

Daniel Harris-McCoy, flute

Griffes: Poem
Lance Suzuki, flute
Thomas Yee, piano

Doppler: Duettino on American National Themes, Op. 37
Amelia Powell & Ellen Powell, flutes
Thomas Yee, piano


Hawaii Flute Society Choir
Candi McDonald and Wilfred Kusaka, conductors

Sousa, arr. Lombardo: “The Fairest of the Fair”
Via: “‘Cross the Wide Missouri”
Arlen, arr. Self: “Over the Rainbow”
Holcombe: “American Flute Salute”
Sousa, arr. Holcombe: “The Stars and Stripes Forever”

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