Instructor of Flute
(336) 841- 9572
Roberts Hall 354
Flutist LAURA STEVENS, Instructor of Flute and Director of the Flute Ensemble, joined the fulltime music faculty at High Point University in 2012. She has served as the principal flutist of the Western Piedmont Symphony since 2002 and has been a member of the Salisbury Symphony since 2000.
In March of 2014, Stevens was the featured guest artist with the Western Piedmont Symphony performing Carl Neilsen’s Concerto for Flute and Orchestra. She is a founding member of the Relevents Wind Quintet who made their critically acclaimed debut tour through Southern Germany in April 2009. She also traveled to Venezuela, South America with the Archipelago Project to teach and perform through El Sistema — a publicly financed, voluntary sector music education program.
A native of Christiansburg, Virginia, Stevens received the Doctorate of Musical Arts degree at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, the Master of Music Degree from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, and the Bachelor of Music Degree from the Salem College School of Music. Her teachers include Elizabeth Crone, Deborah Kemper, Debra Reutter-Pivetta, Philip Dunigan, Tadeu Coelho, and Deborah Egekvist.
Stevens lives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina with her composer/recording engineer/husband, William R. Stevens, and their two daughters, Satie and Julianne.