Melanie Chirignan

Musician


Albany, NY
Flute, piccolo, alto flute
@quintocracy
18 Followers
47 Played at 47 groupmuses!

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Upcoming groupmuses

Arts Letters & Numbers Groupmuse-James St. String Quartet + Flutist

  • Sunday, February 19, 2023, at 3:00 PM
  • Averill Park Averill Park, NY

Spots available

Arts Letters & Numbers Groupmuse - Flute, Harp, Viola Trio

  • Saturday, March 4, 2023, at 7:00 PM
  • Averill Park Averill Park, NY

Spots available

Groupmuse For the Birds at Arts Letters & Numbers

  • Saturday, April 15, 2023, at 7:00 PM
  • Averill Park Averill Park, NY

Spots available

I earned my Master's in Flute Performance from Hartt (in Hartford, CT), and my Bachelor's in Flute Performance and Music Education at SUNY Fredonia (the boonies, ahem, Fredonia, NY). I play classical music, both old and newly commissioned. My personal website is www.MelanieChirignan.org, and with my quintet's website is www.Quintocracy.org

Traditional Repertoire

Solo rep:
A mix of solo flute works for flute, piccolo, alto flute, from baroque, to modern day.

Fantasy no. 12 Telemann
Partita in A minor Bach
J.S. Bach beatbox Greg Pattillo
Tango Etude No. 4 Astor Piazzolla
A Night in Greenwhich Michael Mower

Image Eugene Bozza
6 Preludes for Asian Pipes David Loeb
Syrinx Claude Debussy
Zoom Tube by Ian Clarke

Videos

Audio

Performed groupmuses (44)

Ciao Italia!

  • Sunday, November 13, 2022, at 1:00 PM
  • Altamont, NY Altamont, NY
  • $25 tickets ($20 for supermusers}

This groupmuse happened 2 months ago

Music at Michele and Dan’s House

  • Saturday, November 5, 2022, at 7:30 PM
  • Amenia Amenia, NY

This groupmuse happened 3 months ago

Fangtastic Tunes

  • Monday, October 31, 2022, at 7:00 PM
  • Troy Troy, NY

This groupmuse happened 3 months ago

Dreamy Summer Afternoon: Music for Flute, Cello, and Piano, featuring works by Hillary Tann, Jennifer Higdon, Amy Beach, and more

  • Sunday, August 14, 2022, at 2:00 PM
  • New Scotland, Albany Albany, NY

This groupmuse happened 6 months ago

Midsummer night in the Garden

  • Saturday, August 6, 2022, at 6:30 PM
  • Guilderland NY Altamont, NY

This groupmuse happened 6 months ago

Tunes and Tea

  • Saturday, July 30, 2022, at 1:00 PM
  • Guilderland Albany, NY

This groupmuse happened 6 months ago

Musical Story time with Electric City Puppets

  • Sunday, July 10, 2022, at 1:00 PM
  • Schenectady

This groupmuse happened 7 months ago

Classical Trio event

  • Sunday, June 12, 2022, at 3:00 PM
  • Downtown Troy/Washington Park Troy, NY

This groupmuse happened 8 months ago

Part 4: Music by Women Composers for Woodwind Quintet

  • Sunday, April 18, 2021, at 3:00 PM
  • Troy, NY

This groupmuse happened almost 2 years ago

Part 3: Music by women composers concert for flute, cello, and piano

  • Sunday, March 14, 2021, at 3:00 PM
  • Troy, NY

This groupmuse happened almost 2 years ago

Part 2: Music by women composers for flute and guitar!

  • Sunday, February 14, 2021, at 3:00 PM
  • Troy, NY

This groupmuse happened almost 2 years ago

Part 1: Music by women composers for flute and piano

  • Sunday, January 10, 2021, at 3:00 PM
  • Troy

This groupmuse happened about 2 years ago

The Starry Messengers

  • Sunday, November 15, 2020, at 3:00 PM
  • Schenectady, NY

This groupmuse happened about 2 years ago

Trio music by Women composers!

  • Saturday, October 3, 2020, at 7:00 PM
  • Schenectady, NY

This groupmuse happened over 2 years ago

Quintocracy goes to band camp (virtually)

  • Wednesday, August 12, 2020, at 12:00 PM
  • Albany, NY

This groupmuse happened over 2 years ago

Groupmuse with heavenly acoustics

  • Saturday, June 20, 2020, at 7:00 PM
  • Stockade district Schenectady, NY

This groupmuse happened over 2 years ago

Dancing with Symbols: Music for Flute & Guitar (+ Dancer)

  • Saturday, March 7, 2020, at 7:30 PM
  • Upper West Side, New York

This groupmuse happened almost 3 years ago

Gypsy/Tango Graffiti Muse

  • Saturday, June 30, 2018, at 7:00 PM
  • East Village, New York

This groupmuse happened over 4 years ago

Sea in Springtime, Towards the Sea, and other water inspired tunes to bring us into Summer

  • Sunday, June 24, 2018, at 6:30 PM
  • Crown Heights

This groupmuse happened over 4 years ago

Groupmuse Schenectady Launch Party!

  • Sunday, May 20, 2018, at 3:30 PM
  • Union Area Schenectady, NY

This groupmuse happened over 4 years ago