ELIVI VARGA, flutist

Flutist Elivi Varga, studied music at Goucher College, the Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, Illinois State University, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she earned a Doctorate of Musical Arts. Elivi’s CD Silver Tunes: Music For Flute and Organ (Sterling Records) includes world-premiere recordings of music by Lowell Liebermann and Augusta Read Thomas. Elivi has performed with the Illinois Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Acadiana Symphony Orchestra, and the Louisiana Sinfonietta, and regularly performs as a soloist and chamber musician in the U.S. and Scandinavia. She has taught at Illinois State University, Southeastern Louisiana University, Alvernia University, Community College of Philadelphia, Illinois Summer Youth Music, Camp Batawagama, and as a Teaching Artist with The Learning Arts.

Elivi currently teaches music history at Rowan University, applied flute at Community College of Philadelphia, and she maintains a private flute studio. She is a founding member of the Lyra Ensemble.

For more information about Elivi, visit: www.Elivi.com