World Flute Society

 


World Flute Events

California

BOLO
Eliyahu Sills, ney and bansuri; Surya Prakasha, world percussion; Evan Fraser, kamale ngoni, kalimba, keyboards percussion
Ashkenaz Music and Dance Community Center
Date: May 25, 2017 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 1317 South Pablo, Berkeley
Contact: 510-525-5054

BOLO
Eliyahu Sills, ney and bansuri; Surya Prakasha, world percussion; Evan Fraser, kamale ngoni, kalimba, keyboards percussion
Lightning in a Bottle Festival
San Antonio Recreation Area
Dates: May 26-27, 2017
Location: 2091 New Pleyto Road, Bradley
Contact: www.lightninginabottle.com

The Qadim Ensemble
Eliyahu Sills, ney and vocals; Naser Musa, oud and vocals; Hamid Saeidi, santoor and vocals; Faisal Zedan, percussion
Sebastopol Subud Hall
Date: June 10, 2017 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 234 Hutchins Avenue, Sebastopol
Contact: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2907346

The Qadim Ensemble
Eliyahu Sills, ney and vocals; Rachel Valfer, oud and vocals; Naser Musa, oud and vocals; Hamid Saeidi, santoor and vocals; Faisal Zedan, percussion
Santa Cruz Jewish Cultural Festival
Date: June 11, 2017 (4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
Location:  3055 Porter Gulch Road, Aptos
Contact: www.tbeaptos.org

The Qadim Ensemble
Eliyahu Sills, ney and vocals; Rachel Valfer, oud and vocals; Naser Musa, oud and vocals; Hamid Saeidi, santoor and vocals; Faisal Zedan, percussion
Freight & Salvage
Safe Harbor Refugee Benefit
Date: June 12, 2017 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: 2020 Addison Street, Berkeley
Contact: www.thefreight.org

G. S. Sachdev (bansuri)
Sivananda Yoga
Date: May 27, 2017
Location: Grass Valley
Contact: www.gssachdev.wordpress.com/events/

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: June 3, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: July 1, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: August 5, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: September 2, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

G. S. Sachdev (bansuri)
Sivananda Yoga, Vedanta Center
Date: September 30, 2017
Location: San Francisco
Contact: www.gssachdev.wordpress.com/events/

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: October 7, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.co

Flute Harvest Native Flute School
Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, and Kalani Das
Dates: October 22-27, 2017
Location: Encino
Contact: www.fluteharvest.com

Florida

Silverhawk Native American Flute Gathering
Withlacoochee River Park
Dates: October 21-22, 2017
Location: 12449 Withlacoochee Blvd., Dade City
Contact: www.silverhawkflutegathering.com

Georgia

Maria Kostelas
Playing With Spirit, Interactive Concert
East Lake Commons
Date: May 24, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 900 Dancing Fox Road, Decatur
Contact: 310-488-0242; www.flutesoftheworld.com

Illinois

World Music Festival Chicago
Dates: September 8-24, 2017
Location: Chicago
Contact: www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/world_music_festival.html/

Indiana

Arvel Bird
25 Anniversary Eiteljorg Indian Market
Date: June 24, 2017
Location: Indianapolis
Contact: www.eiteljorg.org

World Music Pedagogy
Smithsonian Folkways Certificate Course
Indiana University, Bloomington
Jacobs School of Music
Dates: July 24-28, 2017
Location: Bloomington
Contact: kstrand@indiana.edu

Lotus World Music and Arts Festival
Dates: September 28 - October 1, 2017
Location: Bloomington
Contact: www.lotusfest.org/2017-festival-information/

Iowa

Sweetgrass Flute & Nature Festival
Prairiewoods
Dates: September 29 - October 1, 2017
Location: 120 East Boyson Road, Hiawatha
Contact: www.sweetgrassfest.com

Maryland

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Elk Run Vineyards and Winery
Date: June 4, 2017 (3:00 p.m.)
Location: 15113 Liberty Road, Mt. Airy
Contact: www.elkrun.com

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place & Cafe
Date: June 17, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com
 
Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Frederick Coffee Company
Date: July 15, 2017 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 100 N. East Street, Frederick
Contact: www.fredcoffeeco.com

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place & Cafe
Date: October 28, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com

Minnesota

Kevin Locke
National Flute Association Convention
Dates: August 10-11, 2017
Location: Minneapolis
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com; www.nfaonline.org

New Mexico

¡Globalquerque!
12th Annual Celebration of World Music and Culture
National Hispanic Cultural Center
Dates: September 22-23, 2017
Location: 1701 4th Street, SW, Albuquerque
Contact: www.globalquerque.org

New York

Omar Faruk Tekbilek and His Ensemble (Middle Eastern)
Sufi Chant Festival
Omega Institute for Holistic Studies
Dates: June 3-4, 2017
Location: Rhinebeck, NY
Contact: www.eomega.org/workshops/sufi-celebration?source=fweb.tekbo.ws#-workshop-description-block

Ronnie Nyogetsu Reishin Seldin (shakuhachi)
Shobo-ji Zen Temple
Date: September 9, 2017 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: 223 East 67th Street, New York
Contact: 917-207-6724; nyogetsu@gmail.com

Omar Faruk Tekbilek and His Ensemble (Middle Eastern)
Carnegie Hall - Zankel Hall
World Views Series
Date: April 14, 2018
Location: New York City
Contact: www.carnegiehall.org/ZankelHall/

Ohio

Michael Searching Bear
Dulcimer Days
Dates: June 16-18, 2017
Location: Coshocton
Contact: www.coshoctondulcimerdays.com

John DeBoer (Native American flute)
Second Street Market
Date: July 1, 2017 (10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.)
Location: 600 East Second Street, Dayton
Contact: 937-228-2088

John DeBoer and Miami Valley Flute Circle Members
Miami Valley Music Fest
Date: July 22, 2017 (10:00 a.m.)
Location: 2252 Troy-Urbana Road, Troy
Contact: www.miamivalleymusicfest.com/

Ohio Valley Indigenous Music Festival
Patricia Allyn Park
Dates: August 26-27, 2017
Location: 7266 North State Route 48, Springboro
Contact: 937-657-5466

Oklahoma

Medicine Park Flute Festival and Art Walk
White Horse Lodge
Dates: October 6-8, 2017
Location: West Lake Drive, Medicine Park
Contact: www.medicinepark.com

Pennsylvania

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Appalachian Trail Hall of Fame Banquet
Comfort Inn - Downtown Carlisle
Date: June 2, 2017 (6:00 p.m.)
Location: 10 S. Hanover Street, Carlisle
Contact: www.atmuseum.org

Frank Henninger
Introduction to Playing the Native American Flute
Date: June 3, 2017 (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
Location: 2123 Kimberton Road, Kimberton
Contact: 610-933-7375

KiSuiAn Shakuhachi Camp
Temenos Retreat Center
Dates: August 11-14, 2017
Location: 1564 Telegraph Road, West Chester
Contact: 917-207-6724; nyogetsu@gmail.com

Pittsburgh Irish Festival
Riverplex at Sandcastle
Dates: September 8-10, 2017
Location: 1000 Sandcastle Drive, West Homestead
Contact: www.pghirishfest.org

Flute Haven Native Flute School
Dates: September 8-15, 2017
Location: Exton
Contact: www.flutehaven.com

SpiritGrass
Clint Goss and Eric Miller
Date: September 12, 2017
Location: Exton
Contact: www.clintgoss.com

Utah

Summer Solstice Flute School and Festival
Homestead Resort
Dates: June 19-22, 2017
Location: 700 North Homestead Drive, Midway
Contact: www.solsticeflutefest.com

Washington

Gary Stroutsos and David Revelli
Southwest Desert Rim Flute and Percussion
Earth Cycles Solstice Celebration
Meditative Musical Soundscapes
Two Dog Yoga
Date: June 17, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 12549 28th Street NE, Seattle
Contact: www.twodogyoga.com

World Music Pedagogy
Smithsonian Folkways Certificate Course
Eastern Washington University Music Department
Dates: July 10-14, 2017
Location: Cheney
Contact: cnasman@ewu.edu

Flute Quest 2017
Native American Flute Festival
Saltwater State Park
Dates: August 17-19, 2017
Location: Des Moines
Contact: www.waflutecircle.org/flutequest.htm

Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering
Camp Burton
Dates: October 5-8, 2017
Location: Vashon Island, Puget Sound
Contact: www.vashonflute.com

Washington, D.C.

Kevin Locke
Smithsonian Folklife Festival
National Heritage Fellows Program
Dates: June 29 - July 9, 2017
Contact: www.festival.si.edu/blog/category/2017-folklife-festival/

West Virginia

World Music Pedagogy
Smithsonian Folkways Certificate Course
West Virginia University's School of Music
Dates: June 26-30, 2017
Location: Morgantown
Contact: www.music.wvu.edu/summer-programs/smithsonian-folkways

Kevin Locke
Mid-Ohio Valley Multi-Cultural Festival
Dates: June 16-18, 2017
Location: 1920 Park Avenue, Parkersburg
Contact: www.movmcf.org/

Kevin Locke
Speak Story Series
Date: July 11, 2017
Location: 102 East German Street, Shepherdstown
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

Wisconsin

Peter Phippen, Victoria Shoemaker, David Roll
Antique bamboo flutes, silver flute, wood flutes, synthesizer
Thomas House
Date: June 23, 2017 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 103 South Central Avenue, Marshfield
Contact: 715-207-6677

Milwaukee Irish Fest
Dates: August 17-20, 2017
Location: Milwaukee
Contact: www.irishfest.com/Irishfest.htm

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Argentina

IX World Flutes Festival
Dates: September 20-24, 2017
Location: Mendoza
Contact: www.worldflutesfestival.org

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Canada

Boxwood Canada 2017
Dates: July 23 - July 29, 2017
Location: Lunenburg
Contact: www.boxwood.org/canada_register

Celtic Colours International Festival
Dates: October 6-14, 2017
Location: Sydney, Nova Scotia
Contact: 1-888-355-7744; www.celtic-colours.com


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Ireland

2017 Fleadh Nua
Dates: May 21-29, 2017
Location: Ennis, County Clare
Contact: www.fleadhnua.com

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann
Dates: August 13-21, 2017
Location: Ennis, County Clare
Contact: www.fleadhcheoil.ie

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Japan

Clint Goss and Vera Shanov
Tokyo Flute Circle Workshop
Date: May 28, 2017
Location: Tokyo
Contact: www.clintgoss.com

Clint Goss and Vera Shanov
Flute Life
Dates: June 2-4, 2017
Location: Shonan Village
Contact: www.clintgoss.com


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New Zealand

Ceol Aneas Traditional Irish Music Festival
Dates: June 2-5, 2017
Location: Nelson
Contact: www.irishmusic.org.nz


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Switzerland

Skip Healy (Irish flute and whistle)
MUSIK-KURSWOCHEN
Dates: July 31 - August 4, 2017
Location: Arosa
Contact: www.skiphealy.com

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