For more info:

Kristina Jones
ph: (330) 972-8404
solaris@uakron.edu
fax: (330) 972-6409

          Residency Activities

  • Master classes for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and horn
  • Lessons in musical communication: master classes in woodwind chamber music for high school and college students
  • Children's concerts about the woodwind and brass instruments: demonstrations and musical setting of either Peter and the Wolf, The Pied Piper of Hamlin or the Bremen Town Musicians
  • Presentations about 20th Century American music
  • Rhythm Party: Movement and its interaction in music


Solaris on Capstone Records


Alec Wilder
Woodwind Quintets

"The Performances by the Solaris Wind Quintet are terrific"
– Flute Talk


American Quintets

"It's a pleasure to listen to"
– Kilpatrick
American Record Guide


American Quintets II

"It's addictive listening"
– Elaine Guregian
Akron Beacon Journal


Ragtime Feast

 

Other Music News

Crystal Records just released Solaris' CD of Alec Wilder Woodwind Quintets, (Nos. 5, 7, 8, 10, and 12)
- works that have not been recorded to date, except by Solaris.
This CD is dedicated to the memory of Todd Evan Fulmer.

Solaris' recording of the Samuel Barber "Summer Music", first released on our
American Quintets CD from 2000, was chosen to be re-released in the Fall of 2011
by Navona Records (PARMA Recordings) on a compilation disc of American music.


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