Biography of Doriot Anthony Dwyer (1922-2020)

Born in Streator, Illinois
First flute lessons from her mother, later lessons from Barrere during a summer course at Woodstock
Principal flutist of Boston Symphony Orchestra
Is asked by Bernstein to play the american premiere of Halil
Numerous works have been dedicated to her, for example by Ellen Zwilich, Leonard Bernstein and Walter Piston
Dies in Lawrence, Kansas

CDs with/from Doriot Anthony Dwyer

Doriot Anthony Dwyer, Manhattan String Quartet
    William Bergsma: Quintet for Flute and String Quartet (1979):
  1. Andante con moto (07:32:00)
  2. Interlude (02:45:00)
  3. Adagio (07:49:00)
  4. Presto (05:25:00)
  5. Donald Francis Tovey: Variations on a Theme by Gluck op. 28 (13:50:00)
  6. Heitor Villa-Lobos: Assobio a Jato for Flute and Cello:
  7. Allegro ma non troppo (02:50:00)
  8. Adagio (02:33:00)
  9. Vivo (04:09:00)
  10. Amy Beach: Theme and Variations, Op. 80 (1916) (21:17:00)
Last edit 20.06.2020