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World Flute Events

Arkansas

John Two-Hawks
14th Annual Christmas Concert
"Sacred Enchantment"
The AUD
Date: December 3, 2016 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 36 South Main Street, Eureka Springs
Contact: www.johntwohawks.com


California

Suzanne Teng and Mystic Journey
Gilbert Levy, Dann Torres, and Jon Ossman
Corazon Performance Center
Date: July 9, 2016 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 125 South Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga
Contact: 310-795-1373

Eliyahu Sills and Jason Ranjit Parmar
Hindustani Ragas and Sacred Middle Eastern Music
Far Leaves Tea
Date: July 9, 2016 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 2626 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley
Contact: 510-665-9409; www.farleaves.com

Steve Rushingwind
Los Angeles Arboretum
Date: July 15, 2016
Location: Arcadia
Contact: www.arboretum.org/visit/hours-and-admission/

Lark Camp 2016
Music, Song, and Dance Celebration
Dates: July 29 - August 6, 2016
Location: Mendocino
Contact: www.larkcamp.com

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

Colorado

R. Carlos Nakai
Crow Canyon Archeological Center
Instrument Making Workshop
Dates: June 19-25, 2016
Location: Cortez
Contact: www.crowcanyon.org

Lex Nichols
Concert in the Park
Rocky Ford Public Library
Date: June 23, 2016 (6:30 p.m.)
Location: Rocky Ford
Contact: www.lexnichols.com

R. Carlos Nakai and Will Clipman
Tara Mandala Temple
Date: July 9, 2016 (8:00 pm.)
Location: Pagosa Springs
Contact: 970-731-3711; www.taramandala.org

Lex Nichols and Kloey Nichols
Concert in the Park
Rocky Ford Public Library
Date: July 21, 2016 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: Rocky Ford
Contact: www.lexnichols.com

Florida

Silverhawk Native American Flute Gathering
Withlacoochee River Park
Dates: October 15-16, 2016
Location: 12449 Withlacoochee Blvd., Dade City
Contact: www.silverhawkflutegathering.com

Native Rhythms Festival
Dates: November 11-13, 2016
Location: Melbourne
Contact: www.nativerhythmsfestival.com

Musical Echoes Flute Festival
Dates: April 21-23, 2017
Location: Fort Walton Beach
Contact: information@musicalechoes.org; www.musicalechoes.org

Georgia

John Sarantos and Sylina Buehne
Sound Healing Mediation Workshop
Unity North
Date: September 11, 2016
Location: 4255 Sandy Plains Road, Atlanta
Contact: www.johnsarantos.com

Illinois

World Music Festival
Dates: September 9-25, 2016
Location: Chicago
Contact: www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/world_music_festival.html

Jonny Lipford
Grovefest
Date: October 2, 2016 (1:00 p.m.)
Location: 1421 Milwaukee Avenue, Glenview
Contact: www.jonnylipford.com

Indiana

Steve Rushingwind
Wellfield Bontanic Gardens
Date: July 7, 2016
Location: Elkhart
Contact: www.steverushingwind.com

Lotus World Music & Arts Festival
Dates: September 15-18, 2016
Location: Bloomington
Contact: www.lotusfest.org/event/23rd-lotus-world-music-arts-festival/

Iowa

Jonny Lipford
Prairie Land Music Fest and Campout
Johnson County Fairgrounds
Date: June 26, 2016
Location: 4261 Oak Crest Hill Road SE, Iowa City
Contact: 319-400-7583; www.prairielandmusicfest.org

Sweetgrass Flute and Nature Festival and School
Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center
Dates: September 21-25, 2016
Location: 120 East Boyson Road, Hiawatha
Contact: www.sweetgrassfest.com

Kentucky

Native Dawn Flute Gathering
Dates: July 22-24, 2016
Location: Lawrenceburg
Contact: 502-600-0024; yellowknifeflutes@gmail.com

Maryland

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Elk Run Vineyards
Date: June 25, 2016 (3:00 p.m.)
Location: 15113 Liberty Road, Mt. Airy
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com/events

MAD Week (Irish Musical Arts and Dance)
Cedar Lane Unitarian Church
Dates: July 17-22, 2016
Location:  9601 Cedar Lane, Bethesda
Contact: www.ccepotomac.org/MADWeek/cce-madweekhome.html

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Frederick Coffee Company & Cafe
Date: September 24, 2016 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 100 N. East Street, Frederick
Contact: www.fredcoffeeco.com

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
White Lotus Wellness Center – “Wellness Wednesdays”
Date: October 19, 2016 (6:30 p.m.)
Location: 4912 Berwyn Road, College Park
Contact: www.longeverlastinglife.com

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place & Cafe
Date: October 29, 2016 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 122 W. Potomac Street, Brunswick
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com/events

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
White Lotus Wellness Center – “Wellness Wednesdays”
Date: December 21, 2016 (6:30 p.m.)
Location: 4912 Berwyn Road, College Park
Contact: www.longeverlastinglife.com

Massachusetts

Dervish
Museum of Fine Arts
Date: August 10, 2016
Location: Boston
Contact: www.mfa.org/tickets

Michigan

John Sarantos
Sound Healing Meditation
Higher Self Bookstore
Date: July 21, 2016
Location: Traverse City
Contact: 231-941-5805

John Sarantos
Flute Workshop
Higher Self Bookstore
Dates: July 23-24, 2016
Location: Traverse City
Contact: 231-941-5805

Minnesota

Jonny Lipford
Assisi Heights Spirituality Center
Date: August 7, 2016 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: 1001 14th Street NW, Rochester

Contact: 507-282-7441

Irish Fair of Minnesota
Dates: August 12-14, 2016
Location:836 North Prior Avenue. St. Paul
Contact: www.irishfair.com

Bobb Fantauzzo
Riverview Cafe
Date: August 13, 2016
Location: Minneapolis
Contact: www.bobbfantauzzo.com

Kevin Locke
Ethnic Festival
Date: September 10, 2016
Location: Walker
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

Robert Mirabal with Ethel
"The River"
Date: October 1, 2016
Location: Red Wing
Contact: www.mirabalnativeflutes.com

Missouri

Chris Otto
The Book House
Date: June 24, 2016
Location: 7352 Manchester, St. Louis
Contact: www.chrisottomusic.com

Mark Holland and Pati Pellerito
Con Spirito Notes
Kirkwood Presbyterian Church
Date: July 17, 2016 (9:00 a.m.)
Location: Kirkwood
Contact: www.autumnschild.com

John Two-Hawks
Sacred Earth Concert
Heart of the Dove KC
Date: August 13, 2016 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 4327 Troost, Kansas City
Contact: 913-341-2044 (Crescent Springs)

New Mexico

Scott August's Pueblo (Anasazi) Workshop 2016
Santa Fe Flute School

The Sage Inn
Dates: October 5-8, 2016
Location: 725 Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe
Contact: www.santafefluteschool.com/ancestralspirits/

New York

Steve Gorn, bansuri, and Roshni Thompson, tabla
Spiral Concert at Rubin Museum
Date: June 22, 2016 (6:00 p.m.)
Location: 150 West 17th Street, New York City
Contact: www.stevegorn.com

Steve Gorn, bansuri, and Naren Budhakar, tabla
Luminous Ragas at Ananda
Date: June 25, 2016 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 13 Sapphire Road, Monroe
Contact: www.anandaashram.org

Steve Gorn, bansuri, Eric Fraser, bansuri, TBA, tabla
Bansuri Jugalbandi
Date: July 2, 2016 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: Lake Drive, Rhinebeck
Contact: www.eomega.org

Catskills Irish Arts Week
Dates: July 10-16, 2016
Location: East Durham
Contact: www.catskillsirishartsweek.com

Steve Gorn, bansuri, and Ray Spiegel, tabla
Luminous Ragas
Date: July 20, 2016 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: Lake Drive, Rhinebeck
Contact: www.eomega.org

Great American Irish Festival
Dates: July 29-31, 2016
Location: Frankfort
Contact: www.greatamericanirishfest.com

Heartwood Band
Farmer's Market
Date: September 17, 2016 (10:30 a.m.)
Location: Hastings-on-Hudson
Contact: www.heartwoodband.com

North Carolina

Robert Mirabal with Ethel
"The River"
Fayetteville State University
Date: October 18, 2016
Location: Fayetteville
Contact: www.mirabalnativeflutes.com

North Dakota

Kevin Locke
Fort Totten State Park
Date: September 12, 2016
Location: Fort Totten
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

Ohio

Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival
Berea Fairgrounds
Dates: July 22-24, 2016
Location: 164 Eastland Road, Berea
Contact: www.clevelandirish.org/index.php

John DeBoer
Charleston Falls
Music in the Park, "Sunset Songs"
Date: July 24, 2016 (7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.)
Location: 937-335-6273, ext. 104; register@miamicountyparks.com

John DeBoer
Mystic Flutes & Tribal Drums
Miami Valley Music Fest
Date: July 30, 2016 (10:00 a.m.)
Location: 2252 Troy-Urbana Road, Troy
Contact: www.miamivalleymusicfest.com

Dublin Irish Festival
Dates: August 5-7, 2016
Location: Dublin
Contact:
www.dublinirishfestival.org/tickets

Ohio Valley Indigenous Music Festival
Patricia Allyn Park
Dates: August 27-28, 2016
Location: 7266 State Route 48, Springboro
Contact: info@douglasbluefeather.com

Michael Searching Bear
Yankee Peddler Festival, Clays Park
Dates: September 10-11, 2016
Location: Canal Fulton
Contact: www.searchingbearflutes.com

Michael Searching Bear
Yankee Peddler Festival, Clays Park
Dates: September 17-18, 2016
Location: Canal Fulton
Contact: www.searchingbearflutes.com

Michael Searching Bear
Yankee Peddler Festival, Clays Park
Dates: September 24-25, 2016
Location: Canal Fulton
Contact: www.searchingbearflutes.com

Oklahoma

Medicine Park Flute Festival and Art Walk
Dates: September 30 - October 2, 2016
Location: Medicine Park
Contact: www.facebook.com/events/748145598647269/

Pennsylvania

KiSuiAn Shakuhachi Camp
Temenos Retreat Center
Dates: August 12-15, 2016
Location: 1564 Telegraph Road, West Chester
Contact: 917-207-6724; nyogetsu@gmail.com

Penn-Mar Irish Festival
Markets at Shrewsbury
Date: June 18, 2016 (10:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.)
Location: 12025 Susquehanna Trail, Glen Rock
Contact: www.pennmaririshfestival.com

Arvel Bird
Roasting Ears of Corn Festival
Museum of Indian Culture
Dates: August 20-21, 2016
Location: 2825 Fish Hatchery Road, Allentown
Contact: 610-797-2121

Native American Festival
David Rose, PA Native Flute Circle
During Kipona Festival
Dates: September 3-5, 2016
Location: City Island, Harrisburg
Contact: 717-589-7744; www.harrisburgpa.gov

Flute Haven Native Flute School
10th Anniversary
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

South Dakota

Kevin Locke
Crazy Horse Memorial
Date: June 26, 2016
Location: 12151 Avenue of the Chiefs, Crazy Horse
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

Kevin Locke
Crazy Horse Memorial
Date: July 7-11, 2016
Location: 12151 Avenue of the Chiefs, Crazy Horse
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

Kevin Locke
Crazy Horse Memorial
Date: July 15-18, 2016
Location: 12151 Avenue of the Chiefs, Crazy Horse
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

Texas

Cornell Kinderknecht and Impending Bloom
Plano Centre
Holistic Festival of Life and Wellness
Date: June 26, 2016
Location: 2000 East Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano
Contact: www.holisticfestivaloflife.com

US Ocarina Festival
Date: October 8, 2016

Location: Allen

Contact:
www.facebook.com/events/1746150618954082/

Utah

Solstice Flute School
"Where Passion Meets Purpose"
Homestead Resort
Dates: June 20-23, 2016
Location: Park City
Contact: 435-513-5999; www.solsticeflutefest.com

Zion Canyon Native Flute School
Dates: March 4-9, 2017
Location: Springdale
Contact: www.zioncanyonnativefluteschool.com

Virginia

Arvel Bird
Wolf Creek Native American Festival
Bland County Fairgrounds
Dates: July 22-24, 2016
Location: Bland
Contact: www.arvelbird.com

Leonard "Lonecrow" McGann Memorial Flute Fall-In
Camp Bethel
Dates: October 13-16, 2016
Location: Fincastle
Contact: www.potomacflutefestival.org

Washington

Cascadia Irish Music Week
The Evergreen State College
Dates: July 17-23, 2016
Location: Olympia
Contact: www.cascadiairish.org

Flute Quest Native American Flute Festival
Saltwater State Park
Dates: August 19-21, 2016
Location: Des Moines
Contact: www.waflutecircle.org/flutequest.htm

Scott August
Winthrop Barn
Date: August 20, 2016
Location: Winthrop
Contact: www.cedarmesa.com

Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering
Camp Burton
Dates: September 29-October 2, 2016
Location: Vashon Island
Contact: Cornell Kinderknecht at 469-248-6215

Wisconsin

World Flute Society Convention 2016
Haas Fine Arts Center
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Dates: July 27-31, 2016
Location: 121 Water Street, Eau Claire
Contact:
www.worldflutesociety.org/convention_2016

Jonny Lipford
Spirit Calling: Community Gathering to Honor the Heart Song of Mother Earth
Dates: August 13-14, 2016
Location: 6472 Breunig Road, Mazomanie
Contact: 608-393-3196; mcintoshis45@gmail.com

Milwaukee Irish Fest
Henry Maier Festival Park
Dates: August 18-21, 2016
Location: 200 North Harbor Drive, Milwaukee
Contact: www.irishfest.com/Irishfest.htm

Indian Summer Music Awards
Maier Festival Park
Date: September 10, 2016
Location: Milwaukee
Contact: www.indiansummer.org/isma/

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Argentina

VIII World Flutes Festival 2016
Dates: September 21-25, 2016
Location: Mendoza
Contact: www.worldflutesfestival.org

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Australia

Turning Wave Festival
Dates: September 16-18, 2016
Location: Yass, New South Wales
Contact: www.turningwave.org.au

Boxwood Festival, Australia
Dates: November 11-13, 2016
Location: Queenscliff, Victoria
Contact: www.boxwood.org/australia

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Canada

Arvel Bird
Kincardine Scottish Festival
Victoria Park
Dates: July 1-3, 2016
Location: 707 Queen Street, Kincardine, Ontario
Contact: www.arvelbird.com

Arvel Bird
Birch Pine Park
Dates: July 9, 2016 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 9563 West Ipperwash Road, Forest, Ontario
Contact: 519-786-4289

Boxwood Festival, Canada
Dates: July 24-30, 2016
Location: Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Contact: www.boxwood.org

Dervish
Edmonton Folk Festival
Dates: August5-7, 2016
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Contact: www.edmontonfolkfest.org

Celtic Colours International Festival
Dates: October 7-15, 2016
Location: Sydney, Nova Scotia
Contact: 888-355-7744; www.celtic-colours.com

Ron Korb
Northumberland Orchestra and Choir
Port Hope United Church
Date: February 18, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: Port Hope, Ontario
Contact: www.ronkorb.com

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Denmark

Tønder Festival
Dates: August 25-28, 2016
Location: Tønder
Contact: www.tf.dk/en/

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France

Lúnasa
Festival Maritime de Douarnenez
Date: July 20, 2016
Location: Douarnenez
Contact: www.tempsfete.com/programme/sur-scene/lunasa/

Lúnasa
Festival Het Lindeboom
Date: July 22, 2016
Location: Lille
Contact: www.het-lindeboom.org

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Germany

Lúnasa
Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival
Date: July 8, 2016
Location: Haseldorf
Contact: www.shmf.de/en/Veranstaltung/Irish-Folk-21

Lúnasa
Schuppen C
Date: July 9, 2016
Location: Lübeck
Contact:
www.shmf.de/en/Veranstaltung/Irish-Roots-Daniel-Hope-s-family-heirloom-30

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Ireland

The Blas International Summer School of Irish Traditional Music and Dance
Irish World Academy, University of Limerick
Date: June 20 - July 1, 2016
Location: Limerick
Contact: www.blas.ie

Lúnasa
Duncairn Arts Centre
Date: June 23, 2016
Location: Belfast, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland
Contact: www.theduncairn.com/new-events/2016/3/23/l

The Willie Clancy Summer School
Traditional Irish Music, Song, and Dance
Dates: July 2-10, 2016
Location: Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare
Contact: www.scoilsamhraidhwillieclancy.com

South Sligo Summer School
Traditional Irish Music, Song, and Dance
Dates: July 10-16, 2016
Location: Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo
Contact: www.sssschool.org

Ceol na Coille
Fifth Annual Summer School of Irish Traditional Music
Coláiste Ailigh
Dates: July 11-15, 2016
Location: Knocknamona, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
Contact: www.ceolnacoille.ie

2016 Donegal International Folk and Roots Weekend
Dates: July 14-17, 2016
Location: Letterkenny, Donegal
Contact: www.eaf.ie/the-2016-donegal-international-folk-roots-weekend/

Joe Mooney Summer School
Traditional Irish Music, Song, and Dance
Dates: July 16-23, 2016
Location: Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim
Contact: www.joemooneysummerschool.com

Meitheal Irish Music Residential Summer School
Villiers School
Dates: July 18-22, 2016
Location: Limerick City
Contact: www.tradweek.com

Ballyshannon Folk and Traditional Music Festival
Dates: July 29-31, 2016
Location: Co. Donegal
Contact: www.ballyshannonfolkfestival.com

Feakle Festival of Traditional Irish Music
Dates: August 3-8, 2016
Location: Feakle, Co. Clare
Contact: www.feaklefestival.ie

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann
Dates: August 14-22, 2016
Location: Ennis, Co. Clare
Contact: www.fleadhcheoil.ie

Masters of Tradition
Celebrating Traditional Irish Music in its Purest Form
Dates: August 17-21, 2016
Location: Bantry, Co. Cork
Contact: www.westcorkmusic.ie/mastersoftradition/

The Gathering Traditional Festival
The Gleneagle Hotel
Dates: February 22-26, 2017
Location: Killarney, Co. Kerry
Contact: www.inec.ie/festival/the-gathering/

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New Zealand

Boxwood Festival, New Zealand
Dates: November 3-8, 2016
Location: Waipu
Contact: www.boxwood.org/new_zeal_register

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Scotland

Peatbog Faeries
Speyfest
Date: July 30, 2016
Location: Fochabers
Contact: www.speyfest.com

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Spain

Peatbog Faeries
Ortigueira Festival
Date: July 15, 2016
Location: Ortigueira, Galicia
Contact: www.peatbogfaeries.com

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Sweden

Glenntown Irish Music Festival
Dates: September 9-11, 2016
Location: Gotherburg
Contact: www.glenntown.se/en/
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Wales

Llangollen 2016
International Musical Eisteddfod
Date: July 5-10, 2016
Location: Llangollen, Denbighshire
Contact: www.international-eisteddfod.co.uk