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Flautist Elena Duran in Concert

Elena Duranelena-S
Música Sin Fronteras
Thursday, July 21, 2016
6:00 - 7:30 pm | Great Hall, Bancroft Hotel (2680 Bancroft Way)
Center for Latin American Studies, UC Berkeley

Elena Duran is a Chicana flutist who grew up in Oakland's Fruitvale District and later attended Mills College. She is one of the world's top instrumentalists and has recorded and performed with Paul McCartney, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, and the National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico, among others. Duran developed a program called "Flautas Sin Fronteras" with the goal of bringing concerts to the U.S.-Mexico border for communities with limited exposure to classical music.

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