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Beauteous Tone

Flautist Lisa Friend's
debut disc -
heard by
HOWARD SMITH

'... pleasing and ideally accomplished.'

Deep in my Soul - Lisa Friend, flute. © 2010 Signum Records Ltd

At seventeen, Lisa (Rodney Friend's daughter) won a Scholarship to the Royal College of Music. where she studied with Susan Milan. Twice winner of the Martin Music Scholarship she went on to study at the Paris Conservatoire with Alain Marion and Ida Ribera.

Given Friend's beauteous tone and distinct ease of delivery I found myself nodding off more than once...

Copyright © 17 April 2012 Howard Smith,
Masterton, New Zealand

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DEEP IN MY SOUL - LISA FRIEND, FLUTE

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH

CAMILLE SAINT-SAENS

SERGEI RACHMANINOV

ROBERT SCHUMANN

LEONARD BERNSTEIN

FLUTE MUSIC

SIGNUM CLASSICS

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