Events

Due to COVID-19, all of our in-person events are currently paused. We have lots of plans in the works for when social distancing is no longer needed, including Play-ins, Flute Slam Open-Mics, a concert, and much more!  In the meantime, we are bringing events on-line.

Workshops

Worshop Petar

The Edmonton Flute Association is proud to host a workshop presented by Petar Dundjerski.

When:  Saturday, February 20, 2021
Time:  2pm
Who:  This workshop is open only to all current EFA members
Cost:  Free 

Topics will include:
* phrasing and how it’s influenced by the topography of a musical phrase 
* fast air vs. a lot of air, and how it pertains to playing the flute 

If you would like to register for this event, please send an email to: edmontonflute@gmail.com.

 

We have a few more workshop ideas in the works and we are always wanting your feedback telling us what you would like to learn about.  If you have ideas and suggestions or if you have expertise that you would like to share as a presenter, please send us an email.

Valentine Flute Slam
Saturday, February 13, 2021, at 1 pm

 

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It’s Time For A Valentine Virtual Flute Slam!

We want to hear your favourite romantic or love-themed music.  

When:  Saturday, February 13, 2021 
Time:  1 pm
Where:  Facebook Live
Cost:  Free!  This is a free event open to all.
How to Participate:  Keep reading!

You can participate in a variety of ways:

Option 1:  Record yourself playing a romantic or love-themed piece.  When you are ready to upload your video, send an e-mail to edmontonflute@gmail.com and we will send you a link to the upload location.  We will broadcast your performances during our Facebook Live Event on Saturday, February 13th.

 

Option 2:  Record yourself playing your piece.  Upload your video to your Instagram or Facebook account and use the hashtag #EFAfluteslam.  We will be watching for this hashtag and will include your video in our Livestream on Saturday, February 13th.

Option 3:  If you would like to play live from your home or studio, we will meet on Zoom (link to be provided when you sign up) and broadcast from there onto our Facebook Live feed.  To sign up, send an email to edmontonflute@gmail.com.

Option 4:  If you would like to simply enjoy being part of our audience, you can view the performances on our Facebook Page.

 

**Everyone who plays will be entered in a draw for special EFA prizes**

   Virtual Flute Choir    

 

Virtual Flute Choir – Valentine Edition

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It’s time for another Virtual Flute Choir and this time it’s all about love!

Our next piece is “Beauty and the Beast” arranged by Ron Baptiste. 

If you would like to participate, please send an email to edmontonflute@gmail.com to sign up.  We will send you a part to play, a recording to play along to (so that we all keep the same tempo!), and a link to an upload location.  When you’ve mastered your part, record a video of yourself playing and upload it.  We will put all of the parts together into a full virtual flute choir video to share at the EFA’s Valentine Flute Slam (see above).

To take part in this virtual flute choir, please sign up and upload your recording no later than Thursday, February 4th, 2021.

The virtual flute choir  is a free activity open to all EFA Members.  If you have not yet renewed your membership for 2020-2021, you can do so here.  

Past Virtual Flute Choir Videos:
Beauty and the Beast
Christmas Medley
This is Halloween
Etude
Peaceful Canoe 
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