Mansfield Philharmonic and Composer Ric Flauding
Join us at the Farr Best Theater as the Mansfield Philharmonic performs popular contemporary chamber orchestra works by Mansfield composer Ric Flauding.
The Mansfield Philharmonic is an all-volunteer string ensemble consisting of high school and college students, teachers, active musicians, business professionals, and more. MansPhil also collaborates with local guest artists and the Mansfield Wind Symphony for full-orchestra repertoire. The Mansfield Philharmonic was founded on the principles of providing accessible and quality musical engagement for all ages whilst promoting the cultural arts through communal outreach and education.
Richard "Ric" Flauding is an award-winning composer, orchestrator and arranger. His music has been recorded by the London Symphony, Fort Worth Symphony, and hundreds of recording ensembles in LA, Nashville, and elsewhere. Ric composes in many styles, ranging from orchestral to jazz, and he has released a dozen contemporary jazz albums. Ric won an ASCAP scholarship to the UCLA Film Scoring program and has produced dozens of video, film, and mixed-media projects. Several of his original scores have been featured in television documentary productions. The program he has selected for the Mansfield Philharmonic concert at the Farr Best will include ten of
his most popular compositions and arrangements, and will feature popular Nuevo-flamenco guitarist, Russ Hewitt, saxophonist Quamon Fowler, and drummer / percussionist Efren Guzman.
This is one concert you don’t want to miss!
Billboard Magazine writes: “Consistently enjoyable work sparkles with Flauding’s beautiful arrangements
CMAP Music Review said: "Ric Flauding is the consummate musician's musician and an artist whose CDs would be a cherished addition to any collection of fine music.”
Contemporary Jazz Review said: “The listener can thoroughly enjoy and hum along with the stellar melodies Flauding has crafted here.”
Jun 23rd, 2019 4:00pm - Jun 23rd, 2019 6:00pm
$5 Students and Seniors
Farr Best Theater
109 N. Main Street
Mansfield, TX, Texas 76063