UNCG FluteFest Schedule

March 25th, 2017

Register HERE

Directions to the UNCG Music Building can be found HERE

Exhibit Hall open from 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM in room 111

Visit J.L Smith and Flutistry to try out instruments, purchase music and more

Registration available from 8:30AM- 12 PM in the Recital Hall Atrium


Wicked Warm UPs with Dr. Sonja Giles and Dr. Boysen; 9:00 -9:50 AM Room 110

 Dr. Giles will provide new exercises to supplement your everyday warm ups and Dr. Boysen will introduce a new installment of "T&G& Friends".

Kitchen Sink Questions with Guest Artist, Marianne Gedigian; 10:00-11:20 AM Recital Hall

Bring your flute and questions for Marianne!  Flutists are welcome to present short musical excerpts for Marianne to workshop in a "kitchen sink", catch-all masterclass.

North Carolina Flutists Recital: A Celebration of Brooks de Wetter-Smith’s 40 year tenure at UNC-CH, 11:30-12:30 Recital Hall

Performances by NC flutists: Kathryn Levy, Lindsay Leach-Sparks, Laura Stevens, Peter Shanahan, Nancy Schneeloch-Bingham, Leslie Mars and members of the Raleigh Flute Choir


LUNCH BREAK 12:30-1:30

Lunch will be available for purchase in room 111

Visit the Exhibit Hall and meet new flute friends!


Collegiate Masterclass with Marianne Gedigian; 1:30-3:45 Organ Hall

Sajant Anand, Catherine Monczewski, Devin Glasgow, Sofia Haley and Hyunsu Yoon perform for Marianne Gedigian

Breakout Workshops; 4-5

  • Middle and High School Masterclass with Sonja Giles

Albert He, Maximillian Goolsbey and Sydney Horner perform for Sonja Giles

  • The Art of Listening, Adam Workman

This signature class reviews the beginnings of our flute culture from the French Flute School through our current day practices and encourages critical observation and constructive thoughtful communication among flutists.

  • Mindfulness in Performance and Practice, Jennifer Parker-Harley and Philip Snyder

Learn more about mindfulness and how it can be used by musicians in practice, performance, and teaching.

  • Careers in Arts Administration: Exploring the Backstage Roles in Arts Companies, Carrie Graham


Raleigh Flute Choir Mini Recital; 5:15-5:45 Recital Hall Atrium

Bring your flute to join the RFC in performance!

Marianne Gedigian and Colette Valentine in Concert; 6 PM Recital Hall

Program to include works by Zyman, Casella and Gieseking and JS Bach