Low Flutes Petting Zoo

Come and try out alto, bass, and contrabass flute!  Hosted by members of the Madison Flute Club.

Vendor Showcase: Flute Specialists

Clinician Robert Johnson, from Flute Specialists, Inc., dialogs on understanding the flute from a technical perspective. This presentation is exceptional for flutists of all ages and skill levels as well as parents and teachers. Helpful information will be shared to allow for a better understanding of flutes and piccolos including a discussion of the differences […]

Reconfiguring J.S. Bach’s D Major and G Minor Gamba Sonatas

Reconfiguring J.S. Bach’s D Major and G Minor Gamba Sonatas Tim Lane   J. S. Bach’s D Major and G Minor Gamba Sonatas will be performed as Trio Sonatas for Flute, Oboe, and Cello.  The recital will include a brief introduction to the transcriptions.

Collegiate Competition

COLLEGIATE COMPETITION See below for details on the competition. Competition Prizes: 1st place – $1,000.00 2nd place – $750.00 3rd place – $500.00 The WIFF Collegiate Competition is designed for flutists who are currently enrolled in undergraduate studies. The competition consists of a recorded preliminary round from which competitors will be chosen to advance to […]

Evening Concert: Lorna McGhee

Recital Program for Wisconsin Flute Festival Evening Concert Lorna McGhee & Alberto Pena Andante and Rondo Capriccioso Op.14  – Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) (arr. Galway/Lund-Christiansen)Le Rossignol en Amour — Francois Couperin (1668–1733) Landscape with Birds  — Peteris Vasks (b. 1946) Hungarian Peasant Suite — Bela  Bartok (1881–1945) (trans. Paul Arma) Chants populaires tristes Vieilles Danses INTERMISSION […]

Flute Choir Reading

Flute Choir Reading led by Brian Allred. Readings: By Kells Waters arr. Kelly Via   Petite Suite I. En bateau II. Cortège   Claude Debussy/arr. Shaul Ben-Meir Symphony No. 4 William Boyce/ arr. Martin Melicharek III   Quartet No. 13, I. Allegro ma non troppo II. Andante Franz Schubert/arr. Brian Allred

Making Sense of Contemporary Music Through Saariaho and Rayz

Making Sense of Contemporary Music Through Saariaho and Rayz Brian Allred This lecture-recital will break down the process of learning a piece of contemporary music into the aspects of motivation, to developing the necessary vocabulary of extended techniques, and to effective practice strategies. This presentation will be made of three distinct parts: first, introducing students […]