2022 Austin Flute Festival Schedule of Events

Recital: “New Transcriptions for Flute”

Recital: “New Transcriptions for Flute”

Friday, 6:30-7:00 PM

Zoom or DMC

Sheryl Goodnight, flute and Leon W. Couch III, piano

These transcriptions for Flute and Piano/Organ are derived from works originally composed for organ solo.

“Let’s Get Musical!”

“Let’s Get Musical!”

Friday, 8:00-8:30 PM

Zoom or DMC

Julie Hobbs

This interactive virtual workshop consists of fun exercises, activities, and tips for playing with more musicality and self-expression.

Visit the Exhibit Hall!

Visit the Exhibit Hall!

Saturday, 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Digital Media Center Lobby

AFS Corporate Sponsors

Stop by our Vendor Booths to try new flutes and accessories, and learn more about what these companies can offer you.

Recital:  "Uplift"

Recital: "Uplift"

Saturday, 10:30 AM

Recital Hall

UTSA Flute Ensemble and Dr. Rachel Woolf

Flute ensemble works performed by the UTSA Flute Ensemble followed by a solo recital featuring Dr. Woolf.

Workshop: "Rhythmic Rubrics" with Rhonda

Workshop: "Rhythmic Rubrics" with Rhonda

Saturday, 2:45 PM

Recital Hall

Rhonda Larson

“Rhythmic Rubrics with Rhonda” is a very lively and untraditional Group Participation class.

Concert: Austin Flute Choir & Festival Flute Choir

Concert: Austin Flute Choir & Festival Flute Choir

Saturday, 4:30 PM

Recital Hall

Isaac Medina, director

Austin Flute Choir in concert, followed by the Festival Flute Choir performance!

Workshop: “The Power of Listening”

Workshop: “The Power of Listening”

Friday, 7:00-7:30 PM

Zoom or DMC

Adam Workman

This interactive workshop highlights the powerful role that listening & observation have played in flutists' lives.

Young Artist Competition Preliminary Round

Young Artist Competition Preliminary Round

Friday, 6-9 PM

LTHS

Junior and Senior Divisions

Sponsored by Carolyn Nussbaum Music Co. Closed to the public; join us live for the final round on Saturday!

Young Artist Competition Final Rounds

Young Artist Competition Final Rounds

Saturday, 9 AM - 12:00 PM

Orchestra Hall

Junior, Senior, and Collegiate Divisions

Attend performances by finalists in our YAC divisions!

Group Warm-Up and Festival Flute Choir Rehearsal

Group Warm-Up and Festival Flute Choir Rehearsal

Saturday, 1:00-1:25 PM

Orchestra Hall

Everyone

All festival participants are invited to come together to create our first ever festival flute choir, which will perform at the end of the Austin Flute Choir Concert (starting at 4:30 PM)

YAC Winners Announced

YAC Winners Announced

Saturday, 3:50 PM

Recital Hall

YAC Finalists

Thank you to all of our finalists, judges, and coordinators!

Master Class: Rhonda Larson

Master Class: Rhonda Larson

Saturday, 5:15-6:45 PM

Recital Hall

YAC Winners with Rhonda Larson

The winners of the Young Artist Competition will play and work with Rhonda on their competition pieces and her own compositions!

Class: "Poses for the Practice Room: Restorative Yoga for Flutists"

Class: "Poses for the Practice Room: Restorative Yoga for Flutists"

Friday, 7:30-8:00

Zoom or DMC

Seetha Shivaswamy

This all-levels class is a mindfully crafted sequence of accessible yoga poses to incorporate within your flute practice session.

Festival Welcome & Registration

Festival Welcome & Registration

Saturday, 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Recital Hall Lobby

AFS Members and Guests

Stop by the registration table for all your festival needs!

Recital: Music for Thought: Flute Works by Underrepresented Composers

Recital: Music for Thought: Flute Works by Underrepresented Composers

Saturday, 9:30 AM

Recital Hall

Dr. Julee Kim Walker

Hear works by Uebeyashi, Loggins-Hull, Piazzolla, and Choi.

Concert: "Winds of the World"

Concert: "Winds of the World"

Saturday, 1:30 PM

Recital Hall

Rhonda Larson

Sponsored by The Flute Finder: a performance you won't want to miss!

Austin Youth Flute Choir in Concert

Austin Youth Flute Choir in Concert

Saturday, 4:00 PM

Recital Hall

Dr. Rebecca Poole, director

Listen to members of the AYFC perform works by Sellers, Molnar-Suhajda, and more!

Closing Ceremony

Closing Ceremony

Saturday, 6:45 PM

Recital Hall

Everyone

Help us wrap up the festival by thanking everyone who came together to make it possible.