Durward is a chamber ensemble that promotes the diversity of contemporary music to a broad audience through performances of rarely performed works and commissioning new works by living composers. Committed to formal concert presentations and educational outreach programs, Durward engages audiences of all ages and artistic interests in experiences that celebrate creativity and develop a community-based commitment to new music. Our new cd is available for purchase HERE!

Nicole Chamberlain‘s The Cat’s Pajamas for flute quartet was commissioned by Rose Bishop for the Cornell College Flute Day on September 22, 2018.
Rose Bishop, Flute I. Lizzy Darling, Flute II.
Olivia Boatman, Alto Flute. Megan Hofeldt, Bass Flute. 

Iowa All-State Flute Etude 2018. Gustav Heinze, Gb Major – Allegro
Selected Studies for Flute, H. Voxman

Iowa All-State Flute Etude 2018. Joachim Andersen, B Minor – Adagio
Selected Studies for Flute, H. Voxman Recorded with Metronome, Quarter = 46

iHearIC Radio Episode 36 with Rose Bishop is now available on all platforms! Listen to us talk about auditions, full schedules, Durward, and more! August 12, 2018.

The Music House International Festival Chamber Concert.
Antonio Salieri, Concerto da Camera I. Allegro spiritoso IV. Presto
Rose Bishop, Flute. Edan Sabah, Violin 1. Daria Dodonova, Violin 2.
Nelsy Badia, Viola. Mayu Fukusawa, Cello. June 2018.

J.S.  Bach’s Flute Solo from Aria “Aus Liebe will mein Heiland sterben”

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