Episode 9

Flute 360 | Episode 9: “An Interview with Carol Wincenc” (25:44)

In September of 2017, Carol Wincenc visited the Texas Tech University’s School of Music. During her residency, Heidi interviewed the “Queen of the flute” (New York Magazine) and asked her questions about artistry, flute tone, and much more!

 Episode 9 – Main Points:

  • Introduction
  • Question 1 (1:07)
  • Carol’s fine arts background: ballet & theater
  • Pursue your dream! (2:23)
  • Family’s musical background (2:54)
  • Giving back to the community (3:21)
  • Finding your niche (3:51)
  • Inner calling (4:07)
  • Carol’s son, Nicola Wincenc (5:28)
  • Carol’s father was a violinist (6:14)
  • Core of the sound (7:34)
  • Flute sonorities (8:41)
  • Visual art (9:54)
  • Performing on stage (10:32)
  • We are always learning! (11:54)
  • Christopher Rouse’s Flute Concerto (12:59)
  • Joan Tower’s Rising (15:16)
  • Lukas Foss’ Renaissance Concerto (16:28)
  • Living in Rome, 1966-1967 (18:16)
  • Final question (21:22)
  • Being of service (22:55)

 Episode 9 – Resources Mentioned:

Heidi Kay Begay’s Information:

Flute 360’s Sponsor:

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