World Flute Society

 

World Flute Events

 

Alabama

Mithril - Celtic Music Unleashed!
Azalea Manor
L'Arche of Mobile 40th Anniversary Concert
Date: April 30, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: Mobile
Contact: 251-438-2094

Arizona

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
Earth Day Celebration
St. Michael's Episcopal Church
Date: April 22, 2015 (6:00 p.m.)
Location: 12415 Cantreall Road, Little Rock
Contact: www.johntwohawks.com

John Two-Hawks
The AUD
Date: May 10, 2015 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: 36 South Main, Eureka Springs
Contact: www.johntwohawks.com

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

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: May 2, 2015
Location: Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

G. S. Sachdev
Sivananda Yoga Farm
Date: May 16, 2015
Location: 14651 Ballantree Lane, Grass Valley
Contact: 530-272-9322; www.sivanandayogafarm.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

5th Annual Ormond Beach Celtic Festival
Dates: April 18-19, 2015
Location: 25 Riverside Drive, Ormond
Contact: www.ormondbeachcelticfestival.com

Mithril - Celtic Music Unleashed!
Music at Christ Church Series
Date: April 19, 2015 (4:00 p.m.)
Location: Wright and Palafox, Pensacola
Contact: 850-432-5115; www.christ-church.net

Musical Echoes Native Flute School
Marina Bay Resort
Dates: April 23-34, 2015
Location: 80 Miracle Strip Parkway, SE, Fort Walton Beach
Contact: www.NativeFluteSchool.com/menfs15

Musical Echoes Flute Festival
Ft. Walton Landing
Dates: April 24-26, 2015
Location: Ft. Walton Beach
Contact: www.musicalechoes.org

Painted Raven
Music in the Forest
Date: May 1, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 444 Columbia Blvd., Titusville
Contact: 321-264-5185; www.eelbrevard.com

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

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
The Broom Closet
Date: April 19, 2015 (3:00 p.m.)
Location: 600 South 9th Street, Burlington
Contact: 217-357-1383

Sweetgrass Flute & Nature Festival
Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center
Dates: September 23-25, 2015
Location: Hiawatha
Contact: www.jonnylipford.com

Kentucky

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

Maryland

Randy "Windwalker" Motz
The Hill Chapel (House Concert)
Date: April 30, 2015 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: 6 East Main Street, New Market
Contact: www.thehillchapelhouseconcerts.com

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

Minnesota

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

Missouri

Flute Flight: Sherry Finzer with Mark Holland
Midtown Farmers Market
Date: May 2, 2015 (9:00 a.m.)
Location: Delmar Blvd., St. Louis
Contact: www.sherryfinzer.com

Flute Flight: Sherry Finzer with Mark Holland
The Chapel
Date: May 2, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 6238 Alexander Drive, St. Louis
Contact: www.sherryfinzer.com

Montana

R. Carlos Nakai
Missoula Symphony
Dates: April 25-26, 2015
Location: Missoula
Contact: www.rcarlosnakai.com

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

R. Carlos Nakai and Will Clipman
LEAF Festival
Dates: May 4-8, 2015
Location: Asheville
Contact: www.rcarlosnakai.com

Ohio

John DeBoer
Music in the Parks: Rites of Spring
Charleston Falls Preserve
Date: April 18, 2015 (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
Location: 2535 Ross Road, Tipp City
Contact: www.miamicountyparks.com/programs.aspx

John DeBoer
Campfire: Night Legends
Charleston Falls Preserve
Date: April 25, 2015 (9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.)
Location: 2535 Ross Road, Tipp City
Contact: www.miamicountyparks.com/programs.aspx

R. Carlos Nakai and Will Clipman
Fur Peace Ranch
Date: May 2, 2015 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: Pomeroy
Contact: www.rcarlosnakai.com

John Deboer
Sunset Songs
Charleston Falls Preserve
Date: May 17, 2015 (7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.)
Location: 2535 Ross Road, Tipp City
Contact: www.miamicountyparks.com/programs.aspx

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 and Bobbie Perkins
Deep Relaxation and Touching the Earth
Dallas Mediation Center
Date: April 18, 2015 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: 727 South Floyd Road, Richardson
Contact: www.DallasMeditationCenter.com

Cornell Kinderknecht, Pat Glynn, Martin McCall
Impending Bloom
Denton Arts and Jazz Festival
Date: April 25-26, 2015
Location: Denton
Contact: www.dentonjazzfest.com

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

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

Virginia

Boxwood Williamsburg Festival
Dates: April 17-19, 2015
Location: Williamsburg
Contact: www.boxwood.org

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/#

Wisconsin

The 11th Annual Weekend Workshop
Madison Four Lakes Flute Circle
Sandhill Center at Mt. Morris Conference Center
John Sarantos and Elliot Napp
Dates: April 17-19, 2015
Location: W6016 Blackhawk Road, Wautoma
Contact: www.johnsarantos.com

Chris Norman (Irish flute) and David Greenberg (violin)
Fundraiser for the Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra
Date: May 8, 2015
Location: Stevens Point
Contact: www.cwso.org

Peter Phippen and Rahbi Crawford
Heyde Center for the Arts
Date: May 10, 2015 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls
Contact: 715-726-9000; www.cvca.net/tickets.php

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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

Ron Korb
Toronto YueFang Ensemble - Beyond Strings
Good Shepherd Community Church
Date: May 2, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 390 Bamburgh Circle, Scarborough
Contact: 416-880-1081

Rob Korb
St. Anne's Anglican
Date: May 13, 2015 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Contact: www.ronkorb.com

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

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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England

Shepley Spring Festival
Dates: May 15-17, 2015
Location: Shepley, West Yorkshire
Contact: www.shepleyspringfestival.co.uk

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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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Scotland

Shetland Folk Festival
Dates: April 30-May 3, 2015
Location: Shetland
Contact: www.shetlandfolkfestival.com

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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