Flute Reunion – Celebrating Bonita Boyd’s 40 Years at Eastman

Flute Reunion – Celebrating Bonita Boyd’s 40 Years at Eastman

Welcome to the flute reunion page! This site includes information on the special celebration for Eastman flute alumni. More information will be added as we get closer to the weekend celebration!


Special Celebrations

Eastman Wind Ensemble and Eastman Wind Orchestra Showcase Concert
Thursday, October 6
Kodak Hall
8:00 – 10:00 pm

One of Eastman’s premiere ensembles as well as the Eastman Wind Orchestra will perform under the direction of Mark Scatterday (DMA ’89) and Donald Hunsberger (BM ’54, MM ’59, DMA ’63), in the beautiful Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. This concert will officially kick off Meliora Weekend @ Eastman.


Meliora Weekend @ Eastman Opening Celebration
Friday, October 7
Lowry Hall
5:00 – 6:00 pm

Join in the opening celebration of the weekend which will feature a showcase of student performances in the Main Hall (now Lowry Hall) modeled after Eastman’s longstanding tradition of the annual Holiday Sing. This event will help to celebrate the lives, careers, and lifelong relationship Eastman alumni have with their alma mater.


40th Anniversary Flute Recital
Saturday, October 8
Hatch Recital Hall
3:00 – 4:00 pm

Current students and alumni of Bonnie Boyd’s flute studio will present a recital, open to the public.  


Eastman School of Music Celebration Dinner
Saturday, October 8
The Inn on Broadway
5:30 – 7:30 pm

Enjoy a festive banquet with Eastman classmates, friends, and family, featuring a special recognition of milestone alumni and faculty.


Flute Alumni Mixer
Saturday, October 8
Drifter’s L.B. 
8:00 pm

Enjoy a private party just for flute alumni to celebrate 40 years of Bonnie’s career at Eastman. Light appetizers provided. Cash bar available.