Sir James Galway, a.k.a. ‘The Man with the Golden Flute,’ performs with the University of Miami’s Frost Symphony Orchestra in this exciting program! This living legend of flute is a consummate performer whose appeal transcends all musical boundaries. He tours all of the world performing with many of the world’s top orchestras and conductors, and he has also collaborated on film soundtracks such as The Lord of the Rings and has partnered with Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, and Sir Elton John!
Belfast born, Sir James studied in London and Paris before embarking on his orchestral career in such prestigious orchestras such as the Sadlers Wells & Royal Covent Garden Operas, The BBC, Royal Philharmonic and London Symphony Orchestra, before taking up the coveted position of solo flautist with the Berlin Philharmonic under Herbert von Karajan.
Frost Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Sleeper, conductor
James Galway, flute
Lady Jeanne Galway, special guest
MOZART Flute Concerto No. 2 in D and Overture to the Magic Flute
CIMAROSA Concerto for Two Flutes
BERLIOZ Symphonie Fantastique
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
1300 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, FL 33132