The 22nd annual Festival of Flutes will be presented at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15 in Zion United Church of Christ, Peru by Music Suite 408 Flute Studio and alumni, under the direction of Sue Gillio and Rachel Bailey.
Flutists of all ages will present holiday favorites including “Deck the Halls,” “Let it Snow,” “Jingle Bells,” “the Hallelujah Chorus” and original works such as “Sugarplums & Mistletoe” and “A Song of Winter — Snowmen & Icicles.”
2012 Music Suite 408 Patriotic and 2009 Christmas Tidings CDs will be available for purchase, with proceeds going to the 2012-13 scholarship fund.
Admission is free and open to the public.
Students from the following towns who will perform include:
La Salle: Catherine Engels, Emily Ernat, Taylor Faletti, Emily Ficek, Rachel Haas, Kathryn Henry, Abby Kamke, Cheryl Wilson;
Peru: Sydney Atkinson, Margaret Covert, Maggie Ferguson, Mikayla Ferguson, Angelina Fuentes, Sue Johnson, Jenna Laier, Marina Mitchell, Megan Ravnikar;
Oglesby: Rachel Bailey, Joannah Cisneros, Julie Pleskovitch, Jessica Znaniecki;
Streator: Hannah Bressner, Adriana Molina;
Ottawa: Austin Beyer, Sophia Flavin, Tony Grunstad, Lydia Johnson, Lauren Thompson;
Magnolia: Ellen Entwistle;
Wenona: Jan Hoge;
Earlville: Danielle Jameson;
Seneca: Kendra Olson;
Dalzell: Emily Passini;
Varna: Donna Robinson;
Utica: Eileen Hagenbuch.