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Flutist Alexa Still will perform on Friday, October 20, at Colby College in Waterville. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in Lorimer Chapel and is part of the 2000-01 Music at Colby concert series. It is open to the public and free of charge.

Still is an internationally recognized flutist, having performed in England, Australia, Slovenia, Mexico, Canada and across the United States. She specializes in early 20th-century compositions and has released numerous classical recordings. A native of New Zealand, Still was formerly the principal flutist of the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra.

Still’s accomplishments include a 1996 Fulbright Award and a seat on the National Flute Association’s board of directors. In addition, this past season she gave the premiere performance of John Corigliano’s “Pied Piper Fantasy.” Still is currently a professor of flute at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

For information about this year’s schedule of Music at Colby events contact Diane Kadyk at (207) 872-3236.