2019 Montana Flute Festival Schedule
Friday, March 29
Festival Registration - Lobby
Doors Open for Guest Artist Recital
Guest Artist Recital
Dr. Tadeu Coelho, Professor of Flute, University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Dr. Viriginia Broffitt-Keunzer, Association Professor of Flute, Auburn University
Susan Snyder, Collaborative Pianist, Interlochen Arts Academy
Montana State University - School of Music - Howard Hall
Saturday, March 30
Festival Registration Open
8:00am – 8:30am
Morning Flute Warm-up Class with Sue Makeever.
Join MSU flute instructor, Sue Makeever, for a warm-up class to get the air flowing and sound going as start to our flute filled day!
8:30am – 10:00am
Combined flute choir reading and rehearsal with Dr. Jennifer Cooper.
All festival participants are encouraged to come and play no matter what their ability level is. This reading and rehearsal will culminate in a final performance at the festival participant concert later in the evening!
9:00am – 10:00am
Young Artist Competition Preliminaries
10:00am – 11:30am
Masterclass and Clinic with Dr. Virginia Broffitt-Keunzer.
11:30am – 12:45pm
Flutistry Exhibit open to public
Annual MFA meeting
12:45pm – 1:45pm
"Etude of the Week - Live" with Flutistry's Katy Wherry
Young Artist Competition Finals
2:00pm – 3:30pm
Masterclass and Clinic -Introduction to Free Improvisation - with Dr. Tadeu Coelho
Dr. Tadeu's clinic will explore a fun and relaxed way to trigger your creativity through the practice of free improvisation. No experiece or flute are needed!
3:30pm – 4:30pm
Q & A with Dr. Tadeu Coelho and Dr. Virginia Broffitt-Keunzer
4:30pm – 5:30pm
Become A Practicing Expert: How To Reach Your Goals! with Emily Nazario
Looking to spice up your practice routine? Join 2018 MFA Young Artist Winner, Emily Nazario, in this interactive class to show flutists a fun, organized, and efficient approach to practicing that will inspire and motivate you to want to do your best!
5:30pm – 6:30pm
Flutistry Exhibit Open
5:30pm – 7:30pm
MFA Annual Meeting
Festival Participants Concert with reception to follow