World Flute Society

 

World Flute Events

 

Arizona

Tony Duncan and Radmilla Cody
Changing Hands Bookstore
Date: June 8, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 6428 South McClintock, Tempe
Contact: 480-730-0205

Xavier Quijas Yxayotl
Medicine Wheel Conference
Bridging Cultures Through Ancestral Wisdom and Traditions
Dates: October 9-11, 2015
Location: Phoenix
Contact: MedicineWheelConference@gmail.com

Arkansas

John Two-Hawks
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Date: May 27, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 600 Museum Way, Bentonville
Contact: 479-418-5700

California

BOLO's CD Release Concert
Eliyahu Sills (flute and bass), Surya Prakasha (percussion), Evan Fraser (multi-instrumentalist)
La Peña Cultural Center
Date: May 31, 2015 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: 3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley
Contact: 510-849-2568; www.lapena.org

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: June 6, 2015
Location: Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Flute Flight: Sherry Finzer with Mark Holland
The Coffee Gallery Backstage
Date: June 16, 2015 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 2029 North Lake, Altadena
Contact: 626-398-7917; www.sherryfinzer.com

Flute Flight: Sherry Finzer and Mark Holland
Mystic Journey Bookstore
Date: June 17, 2015 (6:30 p.m.)
Location: 1624 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice
Contact: 310-399-7070

Mary Youngblood and Michael Bayard
Chakra Symphony: A Music Meditation Through the 7 Chakras
Unity of Roseville
Date: June 18, 2015 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: 911 Washington Blvd., Suite 203, Roseville
Contact: www.unityroseville.com

Mary Youngblood and Michael Bayard
Chakra Symphony: A Music Meditation Through the 7 Chakras
Unity of Roseville
Date: June 19, 2015 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 911 Washington Blvd., Suite 203, Roseville
Contact: www.unityroseville.com

Flute Flight: Sherry Finzer and Mark Holland
Unity of Santa Barbara
Date: June 19, 2015
Location: 227 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara
Contact: 805-966-2239

Flute Flight: Sherry Finzer with Mark Holland
Soul Centered
Date: June 21, 2015 (3:00 p.m.)
Location: 311 North Montgomery Street, Ojai
Contact: www.sherryfinzer.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: July 4, 2015
Location: Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Lark Camp 2015
World Music, Song, and Dance Celebration
Dates: July 31 - August 8, 2015
Location: Mendocino
Contact: www.larkcamp.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: August 1, 2015
Location: Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: September 5, 2015
Location: Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: October 3, 2015
Location: Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Flute Harvest Native Flute School
Dates: October 18-23, 2015
Location: Encino
Contact: www.flutehaven.com

Flute Harvest Native Flute School
Dates: October 16-21, 2016
Location: Encino
Contact: www.flutehaven.com

Colorado

Shakuhachi Summer Camp
Sunrise Ranch
Dates: June 18-22, 2015
Location: 100 Sunrise Ranch Road, Loveland
Contact: www.shakucamp.com

Florida

Native Rhythms Festival
Dates: November 13-15, 2015
Location: Melbourne
Contact: www.nativerhythmsfestival.com

Georgia

Lackawanna Sky - David Rose and Russell Ferrara
Native American flute and guitar
Lanier Islands Community Church
Date: June 13, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: Buford
Contact: www.lanierislands.org

Illinois

World Music Festival Chicago

Dates: September 11-22, 2015
Location: Chicago
Contact: www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/world_music_festival.html

Iowa

Jonny Lipford
Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center
Date: June 20, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 120 East Boyson Road, Hiawatha
Contact: 319-395-6700

Sweetgrass Flute & Nature Festival and School
Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center
Dates: September 23-27, 2015
Location: Hiawatha
Contact: www.jonnylipford.com

Kentucky

Native Dawn 2015
The Green
Dates: August 1-2, 2015
Location: Lawrenceburg
Contact: yellowknifeflutes@gmail.com

Maine

Gareth Laffely
Unity College Center for the Performing Arts
Date: June 12, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 42 Depot Street, Unity
Contact: 207-509-7132; http://uccpa.unity.edu/

Maryland

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place & Café
Date: May 23, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 122 West Potomac Street, Brunswick
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Plum Gar Community Center
Date: June 12, 2015 (12:00 p.m.)
Location: 19561 Scenery Drive, Germantown
Contact: www.windtalkermusic.com

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Spirit First Meditation Class
Date: June 20, 2015 (10:30 a.m.)
Location: Langley Park
Contact: www.windtalkermusic.com

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Frederick Coffee Company & Café
Date: June 27, 2015 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 100 North East Street, Frederick
Contact: www.fredcoffeeco.com

Bob Rychlik - Fujara and Koncovka Workshop
Common Ground on the Hill
McDaniel College
Dates: June 28 - July 3, 2015
Location: Westminster
Contact: 301-944-8312; www.commongroundonthehill.org

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Elk Run Vineyard & Winery
Date: July 5, 2015 (3:00 p.m.)
Location: 15113 Liberty Road, Mt. Airy
Contact: www.elkrun.com

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Bean in the Belfry Meeting Place and Café
Date: August 1, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 122 West Potomac Street, Brunswick
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Frederick Coffee Company & Café
Date: September 24, 2015 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 100 North East Street, Frederick
Contact: www.fredcoffeeco.com

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place & Café
Date: October 24, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 122 West Potomac Street, Brunswick
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Frederick Coffee Company & Café
Date: December 12, 2015 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 100 North East Street, Frederick
Contact: www.fredcoffeeco.com

Massachusetts

Joseph Firecrow
22nd Annual Spring Planting Moon Powwow
Powers Farm
Dates: May 23-24, 2015
Location: 592 North Main Street, Randolph
Contact: 617-642-1683; www.mcnaa.org

Minnesota

Minnesota Irish Music Weekend
Celtic Junction
Dates: June 12-14, 2015
Location: 836 North Prior Avenue, Saint Paul
Contact: www.centerforirishmusic.org/mim/

Nebraska

Kevin Locke - American Indian flute and Hoop Dancing
Agate Fossil Beds National Monument
Date: June 6, 2015 (11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.)
Location: 301 River Road, Harrison
Contact: 308-436-9760; www.nps.gov/agfo/planyourvisit/event-details.htm?eventID=485045-206081

New Hampshire

Ami Sarasvati
Learn to Play the Native American Flute: Beginner Course (Six Classes)
NH Tunes
Dates: May 5 - June 9, 2015 (6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.)
Location: 250 Commercial Street, Suite 2017, Manchester
Contact: 603-573-5950; www.learntoplayNAF.com

New Mexico

Santa Fe Flute School with Scott August
Ancestral Spirits: Mastering the Flute of the Ancients
Dates: June 17-20, 2015
Location: Santa Fe
Contact: www.santafefluteschool.com/ancestralspirits

Santa Fe Flute School with Scott August
Ancestral Spirits: Mastering the Flute of the Ancients
Dates: June 24-27, 2015
Location: Santa Fe
Contact: www.santafefluteschool.com/ancestralspirits

¡Globalquerque!
11th Annual Celebration of World Music and Culture
Dates: September 25-26, 2015
Location: Albuqueque
Contact: www.globalquerque.org

New York

Catskills Irish Arts Week
Dates: July 13-18, 2015
Location: East Durham
Contact: www.catskillsirishartsweek.com

R. Carlos Nakai
Blue Deer Center
Sacred Fire Foundation/Elders' Conference
Dates: August 7-9, 2015
Location: Margaretville
Contact: www.rcarlosnakai.com

Wouter Kellerman and Vincent Lyn
Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall
Date: October 9, 2015 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: 57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York City
Contact: 212-247-7800; www.carnegiehall.org

North Carolina

Mark Holland (Native American flute) and Pati Pellerito (singing bowls and gongs)
Medicine for the Soul Sound Journey at Black Horse Run
Date: August 8, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 11402 South Lowell Road, Bahama
Contact: 919-477-5794

Ohio

John DeBoer
Music in the Parks: Heart Beat of the Earth
Charleston Falls Preserve
Date: August 15, 2015 (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
Location: 2535 Ross Road, Tipp City
Contact: www.miamicountyparks.com/programs.aspx

Sunwatch Flute Festival
Dates: August 15-16, 2015
Location: 3201 West River Road, Dayton
Contact: www.sunwatch.org/program-a-events/special-events

John DeBoer
Music in the Parks: Night Songs Walk
Stillwater Prairie Preserve
Date: September 19, 2015 (9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.)
Location: 9750 State Route 185, Covington
Contact: www.miamicountyparks.com/park.aspx?c=SPRRA

Oklahoma

Medicine Park Oklahoma Flute Festival
Dates: September 19-20, 2015
Location: Medicine Park
Contact: www.medicinepark.com

Oregon

Flutes by the River 2015
He He Longhouse, Warm Springs Reservation
Dates: May 28-31, 2015
Location: Warm Springs
Contact: Jeremy Bear at 425-750-1028; jeremy@littleravenflutes.com

Pennsylvania

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Allenberry Resort, Beltzhoover Terrace
Appalachian Trail Hall of Fame Banquet
Date: June 5, 2015 (6:00 p.m.)
Location: 1559 Boiling Springs Road, Boiling Springs
Contact: www.atmuseum.org

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Pine Grove Furnace State Park
Appalachian Trail Museum Festival
Date: June 6, 2015 (11:00 a.m.)
Location: 1100 Pine Grove Road, Gardners
Contact: www.atmuseum.org

KiSuiAn Shakuhachi Camp
Temenos Retreat Center
Dates: August 13-17, 2015
Location: 1564 Telegraph Road, Weest Chester
Contact: 917-207-6724

Flute Haven Native Flute School
Dates: September 13-20, 2015
Location: Valley Forge
Contact: www.flutehaven.com

Flute Haven Native Flute School
Dates: September 11-18, 2016
Location: Valley Forge
Contact: www.flutehaven.com

Flute Haven Native Flute School
Dates: September 10-17, 2017
Location: Valley Forge
Contact: www.flutehaven.com

Texas

Cornell Kinderknecht
Summer Stories: Songs, Stories, and Visuals
Center for Spiritual Living
Date: May 29, 2015 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 4801 Spring Valley Road, Suite 115, Dallas
Contact: www.cornellk.com

United States Ocarina Festival
Allen Civic Auditorium/Allen Public Library
Dates: October 10-11, 2015
Location: 300 North Allen Drive, Allen
Contact: www.ocarinaassociation.org

Utah

Tony Babbitt
Sacred Water, Mystic Sky
River Float and Native American-Style Flute Concert
Date: June 6, 2015
Location: Moab
Contact: www.qwflutes.com

Summer Solstice Flute School
Dates: June 22-25, 2015
Location: Park City
Contact: www.solsticeflutefest.com

Virginia

Solas

Mason District Park
Date: June 24, 2015 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: Annandale
Contact: 703-324-8702

Randy "Windtalker" Motz
Hiddencroft Vineyards
Date: September 13, 2015 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: 12202 Axline Road, Lovettsville
Contact: www.hiddencroftvineyards.com

Leonard McGann Memorial Flute Fall-In Retreat
Camp Bethel
Dates: October 15-18, 2015
Location: Fincastle
Contact: Stuart Hill at SJHHILL@AOL.COM; www.potomacflutefestival.org

Washington

John Two-Hawks
Horse Spirit Concert
The Lincoln Theatre
Date: July 11, 2015 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: 712 South First Street, Mt. Vernon
Contact: www.johntwohawks.com

Cascadia Irish Music Week
Evergreen State College
Dates: July 19-25, 2015
Location: Olympia
Contact: www.cascadiairish.org; diane@cascadia.org

Washington State Flute Quest 2015
Saltwater State Park
Dates: August 14-16, 2015
Location: Des Moines
Contact: www.waflutecircle.com

Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering
Vashon Island, Puget Sound
Dates: October 1-4, 2015
Location: 2015 Camp Burton, Vashon Island
Contact: Wayne McCleskey at 206-522-3423; waynemcclesky@comcast.net

Washington, D.C.

Randy "Windtalker" Motz and Stephen Darnell
Naval Research Laboratory's "Diversity Days"
Date: June 24, 2015 (11:00 a.m.)
Location: 4555 Overlook Avenue, SW
Contact: www.windtalkermusic.com

Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Dates: June 24-28 and July 1-July 5, 2015
Location: In Front of the National Museum of the American Indian
Contact: www.festival.si.edu/#

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Argentina

VII World Flute Festival
Dates: September 16-20, 2015
Location: Mendoza
Contact: www.worldflutesfestival.org

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Australia

Australian Shakuhachi Festival 2015
Redland Performing Arts Centre
Date: October 2-5, 2015
Location: 2-16 Middle Street, Cleveland, Queensland
Contact: www.shakuhachi.org.au

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Canada

G.S. Sachdev with Swapan Chaudhuri
Sivananda Yoga Camp
Date: July 3, 2015
Location: 673  8 Avenue, Val-Morin, Quebec
Contact: 819-322-3226; www.sivananda.org/camp

Ron Korb
Asia Beauty CD Launch
Musideum - A World of Musical Instruments
Date: July 7, 2015 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 401 Richmond Street, West, Suite 133, Toronto
Contact: 416-599-7323; www.musideum.com

Boxwood Canada Festival
Dates: July 19-25, 2015
Location: Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Contact: www.boxwood.org

The Aboriginal Peoples Choice Awards
Dates: September 9-13, 2015
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Contact: www.aboriginalpeopleschoice.com

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Ireland

Yn Chruinnaght Inter-Celtic Festival
Headline Act: Flook
Dates: July 15-19, 2015
Location: Isle of Man
Contact: www.ynchruinnaght.com

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann
Irish Music Festival

Dates: August 9-16, 2015
Location: Sligo
Contact: www.fleadhcheoil.ie

Flute/Low Whistle/Tin Whistle Workshop with Michael Coult
The Donegal School of Traditional Irish Music
Dates: September 12-15, 2015
Location: The Nesbitt Arms Hotel, Ardara, Donegal
Contact: 003-538-620-34005; www.dstim.ie/guest-flute-tutor

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Switzerland

Skip Healy at Musik-Kurswochen
Courses in Irish Flute and Tin Whistle Music
Dates: July 29-August 1, 2015
Location: Arosa
Contact: www.skiphealy.com