Known as a flutist and composer of admirable depth and broad musical sympathies, Lori Bell has earned acclaim from both peers and critics for her artistry on stage and in recordings. The Grammy Award panel has recognized Lori’s excellence with selections in several categories, among them Best Instrumental Arrangement, Best Composition, and Best Instrumental Solo. An avid lover of chamber music, Lori performs regularly with The Rinaldi String Quartet, Caprice Strings, and The Cabrillo Orchestra and has performed to critical acclaim in such venues as the Wadsworth Theater, the Neurosciences Institute and the Kennedy Center. When not performing or recording, she teaches both classical technique and jazz improvisation as instructor of flute at San Diego State University.
Diane Snodgrass earned the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in piano performance at the University of Southern California's Thornton School of Music. She appears regularly as soloist and chamber musician in the San Diego area. Recent performances have included solo appearances with the San Diego Symphony, the Cabrillo Chamber Orchestra and the Opera de Tijuana.
There is no charge for the concert, although donations are appreciated. Meet the musicians at a complimentary reception following the concert.