Tia Roper specializes in weddings & corporate/social events. She's held the principal flute positions of the N.Y. String Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, Boston Civic Symphony Orchestra, and the Pacific Music Festival Orchestra in Japan. Tia also won first prize in the Artists International Debut Recital Award & received critical acclaim for her Carnegie Hall debut. Her album, The Magic Flute, (Albany Records label) received glowing reviews. American Record Guide: “Roper is a terrific flutist whose playing is polished and technique is solid...She has a marvelous tone…” The CD was submitted by the head of Albany Records for Grammy nomination consideration and advanced to the first round ballot.
It was a wonderful experience. Flute playing was beautiful. Her selections were perfect and also played some that we requested.Playing was excellent as well as a warm personality.Felt as though I knew her for a long time. Everyone in my family who spoke with her thought she was sweet.Everyone was impressed by her playing-was just beautiful.Feel as though I cant say enough to praise her.Would request her again if an occasion arises. Thank You Tia and best wishes. Christine
Response from Tia Roper:
Thanks so much Christine! It was an absolute pleasure. All the best to you and your family :-)
Tia did a wonderful job at our event. She was very professional and her flute playing was so beatiful .Her music provided a special touch to the event. Regards AN
We met Dr. Roper during our 12 year old daughter's summer camp at Usdan. Her performance is angelic. Check out Usdan's website for this year's concerts. Dr. Roper's charming intelligence and her magical ways of osmosing theories and techniques to young musicians is unparalleled. According to our daughter, Dr. Roper is the best teacher in her life.
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As a distinguished soloist and concert artist, Dr. Tia Roper has several credits to her name. They include holding the principal flute positions of the New York String Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, the Boston Civic Symphony Orchestra, and the Pacific Music Festival Orchestra in Japan. She also won grand prize in the Artists International Debut Recital Award and received critical acclaim for her Carnegie Hall recital debut. Dr. Roper has performed as a soloist with the Queens Symphony Orchestra and as a substitute player with the New York City Ballet Orchestra, Brooklyn Philharmonic, New England Philharmonic, and Westchester Philharmonic.
A winner of the New York Flute Club Competition, Tia was also awarded first-runner up in the Frank Bowen Young Artists Competition and was a finalist in the renowned Pappoutsakis Flute Competition. She has been a featured guest on Boston's cable television show "It's all about the Arts" as well as Houston's KUHF 88.7 radio station where her collaboration as a member of Aperio Music of the Americas has been broadcast. Her debut album, The Magic Flute, on the Albany Records label has received glowing reviews and was submitted by the head of Albany Records for Grammy nomination consideration. It successfully advanced to the first round ballot in the category of Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance in collaboration with pianist Mitchell Vines. She can also be heard on singer/songwriter Jann Klose's album MOSAIC. Ms. Roper has given concert performances in Russia, Switzerland, the Barbados, Japan, Venezuela, England, and throughout the United States.
Tia Roper was a student at the Juilliard Pre-College where she graduated with honors. She received her Bachelor of Music Degree from the Manhattan School of Music, her Masters Degree in Music Performance from Boston University, and Doctorate of Musical Arts from Rutgers University.
Past Booked Events
|June 24, 2017 • 2:30pm - 4:30pm||Wedding Ceremony|
|November 12, 2016 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm||Wedding Reception|
|September 10, 2016 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
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