Composition student, Ilan Blanck ’17, wrote the flute ensemble a new work which we premiered in May, 2017. We learned the piece over a weekend at Björklunden and then had several rehearsals with Ilan to make changes and bring the piece to life.

Fractured Focus – Ilan Blanck ’17
Bianca Pratte – piccolo
Sara Larsen, Emma Reading, Madeleine Leonowitz, Rikke Sponheim, Kaira Rouer, Jordan Peterson, Sara Prostko – flutes
Hannah Elizabeth Tobias, Julianna Basile – alto flutes
Ned Martenis – bass flute
Erin Lesser – conductor

The LU Flute Ensemble was invited to perform at the Honors Convocation on May 23, 2017. They performed Diffusus by James B. Maxwell.