Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 7/8/14  and contains information from public web pages.

Nina Assimakopoulos

Wrong Nina Assimakopoulos?

Flute Professor

Phone: (304) ***-****  HQ Phone
Email: n***@***.edu
Local Address: , West Virginia, United States
West Virginia University
One Waterfront Place
Morgantown , West Virginia 26506
United States

Company Description: West Virginia University, founded in 1867, is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, a city of nearly 28,000 residents near West Virginia's northern border. Through...   more
Background

Employment History

Education

  • master classes and performances
    Eastman School of Music
33 Total References
Web References
Nina Assimakopoulos - Altus Flutes
www.altusflutes.com, 8 July 2014 [cached]
Nina Assimakopoulos
...
A champion of contemporary music, Nina Assimakopoulos is credited with over 50 international world-premiere performances and commissions, as well as multimedia collaborative projects and concerts integrating baroque through contemporary flute music with visual and digital arts, dance, and theater.
Career Highlights include her New York Solo Debut at Carnegie Hall, solo recitals at The Alden Theater "Rising Stars" Concert Series in Washington, D.C., the "Dame Myra Hess Radio Broadcast Concert Series" in Chicago, the "Live from Hochstein" radio broadcast concert series in Rochester, New York, and the AmBul New Music Festival in Sofia, Bulgaria.
She has performed as principal flute with the Munich City Opera, Bavarian Radio Symphony Academy Orchestra, the New Hampshire Symphony Orchestra, and the Toledo Symphony Orchestra.
Assimakopoulos is the recipient of numerous grants and awards, including the Aaron Copland Fund Grant for New Music Recording, two Fulbright Grants, the National Society of Arts and Letters Career Award, the Yehudi Menuhin Chamber Music Endowment, and the Munich Academy of Music "Meisterklasse" Certificate.
Her solo recordings include Flute Impressions, Arcadian Murmurs, and Points of Entry, Works for Solo Flute by American Women Composers, Volumes I and II released on Capstone Records and Euterpe Recordings. Her fifth CD, Chrome, is scheduled for release in 2012.
In great demand as a teacher, Nina Assimakopoulos has given master classes and performances at the Eastman School of Music; Arizona State University; University of North Texas; University of Illinois at Champagne-Urbana; University of Colorado, Boulder; University of Michigan; Michigan State University; Flute Festival Mid-South; Great Lakes Flute Festival; and the National Music Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria. Her students have been finalists and prize-winners in numerous competitions including the Fischoff Competition and the National Flute Association, Rochester Flute Association, Southeast Michigan Flute Association, Mid-Atlantic Flute Association, Oklahoma Flute Association, and the Kentucky Flute Association Young Artist Competitions.
She is flute professor at West Virginia University, where she hosts the annual five day International Flute Symposium at West Virginia University, featuring the largest roster of acclaimed flutists in addition to the most diverse offering of workshops and master classes of any flute symposium in the country. She has previously served on the faculties of Houghton College and Bowling Green State University.
In addition to her work as a musician, Assimakopoulos is a prize-winning painter whose work has been exhibited at museums and in internationally juried shows.
Nina Assimakopoulos studied with Peter Lloyd at the Indiana University School of Music and Paul Meisen at the Munich Academy of Music and is an Altus Performing Artist.
Faculty : Women In Academia Report
www.wiareport.com, 25 Sept 2012 [cached]
Dagmar Herzog was named Distinguished Professor at CUNY, Nina Assimakopoulos has joined the faculty at West Virginia University, and Kathryn Lofton was named to endowed chair at Yale.
TSO Opens with Chamber
www.toledosymphony.com, 17 Nov 2010 [cached]
The Toledo Museum of Art continues its Great Performances in the Great Gallery series with a return by Bowling Green State University flute professor Nina Assimakopoulos at 3 p.m. Sept. 19. In addition to her academic work, she performs worldwide with such orchestras as the Munich City Opera and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Academy Orchestra. She recently made her solo debut at Carnegie Hall in New York City.
Artist page for Nina Assimakopoulos - Flute
www.creightonscollection.co.uk, 27 Jan 2008 [cached]
Nina Assimakopoulos - Flute
...
Photo of Nina Assimakopoulos
Internationally acclaimed American flutist Nina Assimakopoulos is a visionary artist whose accomplishments include significant theme-based commissioning and multi-media performance projects realized to enhance audience connection to classical and contemporary art-music. Among these, "LAURELS: The twenty-first Century American Women Composers Project" commissions, records, publishes and promotes international multimedia performances of newly created works by over 150 contemporary American Women Composers in the next ten years with its first release scheduled for 2005.
Assimakopoulos is the recipient of two Fulbright Grants, the National Society of Arts and Letters Career Award, the Yehudi Menuhin Chamber Music Endowment, and the Munich Academy of Music ³Meisterklasse² Certificate.Career highlights include performances as principal flute with the Munich City Opera and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Academy Orchestra, as well as international concerts, radio and T.V. broadcasts and most recently a solo debut at Carnegie Hall all of which have won public and critical acclaim.
Assimakopoulos begins a new appointment as professor of flute at Bowling Green State University, College of musical Arts in Fall of 2004. From 2001-2004 she was professor of flute at the Greatbatch School of Music, Houghton College, in New York. Assimakopoulos studied with Peter Lloyd at the Indiana University School of Music and Paul Meisen at the Hochschule für Musik in Munich, Germany.
...
"Assimakopoulos has not just perfect technique and total breath control but supreme intelligent, elegant phrasing; broad tone color; lyricism; a full range of dynamic expression; and above all STYLE that paints the differences from Bach to Bartok..."
...
Nina Assimakopoulos Flute Impressions
Brewster Academy - Entertaining Alums
www.brewsteracademy.org, 30 Nov 2000 [cached]
Nina Assimakopoulos '86 is performing at the Renee Weiler Hall at Greenwich House Music School in New York City on February 12.The Hall is located at 46 Barrow Street (between Seventh Ave. South and Bedford St.).
Nina's performance, "Music Inspired by Words and Literature", opens a three-concert series co-produced by Greenwich House Arts and New York Women Composers, Inc.The concert begins at 8 p.m.; tickets cost $15 for students and $10 seniors.
Nina is a flutist and professor of flute at the Greatbatch School of Music at Houghton College in New York.Her second CD will be released in March.She is the recipient of two Fulbright Grants, the National Society of Arts and Letters Career Award, the Yehudi Menuhin Chamber Music Endowment, and the Munich Academy of Music Meisterklasse Certificate.
...
Nina has traveled back to campus for performances at the Graduates Dinner and Spring Parents' Weekend in 2000.
For more information about Nina, visit her website: www.ninaassimakopoulos.com
Other People with the name "Assimakopoulos":
Other ZoomInfo Searches
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.