Dr. Nora Suggs
  • MCMI Artist-Lecturer in flute Dr. Nora Suggs


DR. NORA SUGGS, flutist, is a graduate of Houstonís Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine, with extensive private education in music and degrees in biology, English literature, medicine, and surgery. She has played in England, Canada, Japan, and throughout the United States; and is now active as a teacher, recitalist and chamber musician in Pennsylvaniaís Lehigh Valley. Dr. Suggs is the flutist and Artistic Director of the chamber music ensemble SATORI, and is on the music faculty at Bethlehemís Moravian College Music Institute. She coaches flute ensembles and chamber music at the Community Music School of the Lehigh Valley; teaches a large private flute studio, and for almost 12 years performed and recorded with Two Part Invention, a classical guitar and flute duo. Dr. Suggs also plays shakuhachi, a traditional Japanese bamboo flute, and has received jun-shihan level performance and teaching certification on that instrument.