Upcoming Events

FLUTE TEACHERS EVENING

When: Wednesday, March 27, 7-30 pm

Where: Performing Arts Room, Highgate School, 4 Hampstead Avenue, Highgate

Guest Presenter: Alan Aungles

Topics include: exploring new SACE Solo Performance format, flute ensemble repertoire.  Bring your flute.

Members free; non-members: $5.

A PD certificate will be issued.  Flute teachers will be asked to write down their e-mail addresses so the certificates can be e-mailed.

Flute Teachers Evening flyer is attached here

TUTTI FLUTTI – FLUTE PERFORMANCE AFTERNOON

When: Sunday, May 19, 3-5 pm

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley

Admission: gold coin donation.

Come along for a relaxed afternoon of flute performances.

A scrumptious afternoon tea will be provided.

Tutti Flutti brochure is attached here

ADULT AMATEURS FLUTE ENSEMBLE AFTERNOON

When: Sunday, June 23, 2-4 pm

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley

Directors:

Members: free; non-members: $15

Enquiries: events@flutesocietyofsa.org

ADELAIDE EISTEDDFOD FLUTE AND WOODWIND DIVISIONS 2019

When: Flute, August 9-10; Woodwind, August 11

Venues: Salvation Army Citadel 55 George Street, Norwood and Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley.

Flute Adjudicator: Vernon Hill.  Woodwind Adjudicator: Mitchell Berick.

Entries via Stardom at https://www.stardom.com.au/.  Visit the Adelaide Eisteddfod website at http://sacomment.com/aes/eisteddfod/for more information and to read the General Rules.

FABULOUS FLUTE FUN DAY

When: Sunday, August 11, afternoon

Where: St Andrew’s School Performing Arts Centre, 22 Smith Street, Walkerville.

Director: Vernon Hill

This will be another day of fun and excitement for young flautists.  Note the date!!

TUTTI FLUTTI – FLUTE PERFORMANCE AFTERNOON

When: Sunday, September 6, 3-5 pm

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley

Admission: gold coin donation.

Come along for a relaxed afternoon of flute performances.

A scrumptious afternoon tea will be provided.

CAROLYN WHITE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 2019

When: Sunday, October 20, 2-00 pm

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley

Admission: gold coin donation.

Adjudicator: TBA

The Carolyn White Memorial Scholarship is for young flautists aged fifteen years or under on January 1, 2019.  It provides them with the opportunity to prepare and perform works and to compete for cash prizes which may be used for tuition expenses or towards the cost of a new instrument or new music.

Entrants are required to perform own choice pieces on a C Concert Flute.

Time limit is 8 minutes.

Entry Fee: $25

The Carolyn White Memorial Scholarship will consist of two prizes:

First Prize                    $250

Second Prize                $100 (donated by Elizabeth Koch AM)

Closing date: Friday, September 20.

THE FLUTE SOCIETY PROGRAM ON 5MBS – presented by Robert Brown OAM

The Flute Society Program is broadcast on Saturday mornings at 10 am.  5MBS is located at 99.9 on the FM Band.

Saturday, March 9, Music for two flutes, including Alain Marion and Jean-Louis Beaumardier performing Souvenir de Prague, Opus 24by Franz Doppler.

Saturday, May 4, Selected music from the AMEB Syllabuses.

The Flute Society Program can be heard as a podcast at http://www.5mbs.com/series/flute-society/.

The theme music used for the Flute Society Program is Rimsky-Korsakov’s Flight of the Bumblebee, played by Sir James Galway, flute, with Hiro Fujikake, synthesizer.