2021 Convention Program


Please note: Attendance for each session will be limited to 300 people. 

PRE-REGISTER (pay your membership fee) BY JANUARY 8, 2021. After January 8th, $10 will be added to the membership fee thru January 31st.

2021 FFA PROGRAM GUIDE 
Times and events subject to change

*Have a flute/piccolo/low flute and stand ready for use. All workshops will incorporate some participatory elements and/or Q&A session.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 29, 2021
Time
2:00-2:45 Rhythmic Exploration – Rachel Mellis
3:00-3:45 Diving Down Under the C – Paige Long
4:00-4:45 LISTENING! – Eva Amsler
5:00-5:45 Alexander Technique – Jenna Brixius
6:00-6:45 String Articulation for Flutists – Brittney Patterson
7:00-8:30 High School Masterclass – Susan McQuinn

SATURDAY, JANUARY 30, 2021
Time
9:00-9:45 Performance Health for Flutists – Amanda Sage
10:00-10:45 Traditional Irish Flute Playing – Stephanie Dawn
11:00-11:45 Interactive Flute Lab – Stephanie Hoeckley
12:00-12:45 Creativity and Innovation in the Flute Studio – Kristen Stoner
1:00-1:45 Moyse’s 24 Little Melodic Studies – Cate Hummel
2:00-3:30 Advanced Masterclass #1 – Lorna McGhee
3:45-4:30 Piccolo Perspectives – Nan Raphael
4:45-5:30 Perfecting Your Practice – Cassandra Flores-Everett
5:45-6:30 Music Stories through Interaction – Francesca Arnone
6:45-7:15 Programming for Our Times – Alan Berquist
7:30-8:30 Presentation of Competition Finalists
Virtual Flute Choir

SUNDAY, JANUARY 31, 2021

Time
9:00-9:45 Yoga for Flutists – Emma Koi
10:00-11:30 Advanced Masterclass #2 – Sharon Bezaly
12:00 Final Concert
2020 High School and College Young Artist Winners
2020 Nancy Clew Eller Winner
Playing of the Bach Air by ALL convention attendees
1:00 Fine