A special free family music program sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be presented on Wed., Jan. 26, at 6 p.m. in the library’s community room. It will feature flutists Kenny Xu, Carlos Aguilar, Cindy Yang, Ling Jing, and Danielle Nguyen, all advanced students of Elena Yarritu. They will perform works by Chaminade, Mozart, Louis Ganne, and Enescu, and will be accompanied by pianist Diane Snodgrass. The class will last about 90 minutes.
Flutist Elena Yarritu studied at the Yale School of Music and recently completed a DMA at Stony Brook University. She has also performed extensively in the San Francisco Bay Area, New York, France, The Netherlands, and in Eastern Europe. Her debut CD, Scree, has just been released on the MSR Classics label.
Diane Snodgrass earned the doctor of musical arts degree in piano performance at the University of Southern California’s Thornton School of Music and regularly appears as a soloist and chamber musician in the San Diego area.
The library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. For more information, call (858) 552-1668.