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   9:50 AM 


with Renae Block, FSGP President

 10:00-10:50 AM

24 Melodic Warm-Ups

 with Joan Sparks and Daniel Dorff


Joan and Daniel will teach the concepts from their collaborative "24 Melodic Warm-Ups" through coaching participants as they play each excerpt or movement. Five students will have 10 minutes each to play an exercise of their choice. If playing is finished early, there will be time for Q and A.

 11:00-11:50 AM

The "How-to Master" Class

with Timothy Hagen

The" How-to-Master" Class, an interactive workshop led by flutist and composer Timothy Hagen, capitalizes on a decade of researching and applying key concepts in the psychology and neuroscience of learning, as detailed in his book, The Scientific Method of Practicing. Dr. Hagen has led this class at universities, conservatories, and festivals throughout the United States, and his book has become part of the curriculum in top-tier music programs, including the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, The University of Texas at Austin, and DePaul University. Bring your instrument, and don't miss this opportunity to focus on the ultimate skill: how to teach yourself.

 12:00-12:50 PM

Lunch Hour Concert

Enjoy a concert of varied music by FSGP Members and Guests while having lunch!

 1:00-2:50 PM

Masterclass with Trudy Kane

Performers and repertoire TBA

 3:00-3:50 PM

Grounded Poise

with Vanessa Mulvey

Body Mapping and weight shifting movement will guide you to practice and perform with poise and ease, even under pressure. Learn weight-shifting patterns from the ground that are an easy addition to practicing and set the stage for poised playing choreography, supporting your musical intentions.

 4:00-4:50 PM

Flute Care and Repair Basics for Flutists

with Rachael Simon ("The Flute Mechanic")

Join flute repair specialist Rachael Simon to learn more about how your flute works, how to take care of it, how to troubleshoot common problems, and how to prevent them from occurring in the first place! This online presentation will include detailed video demonstrations, live Q and A, and resources for further learning. Helpful and empowering information for any flutist!

  4:50 PM  

 Announcement of FSGP 2021 Competition Winners

Youth Artist Elementary, Youth Artist Junior, Youth Artist Senior

Collegiate Artist Competition (Cindy Anne Broz)

Young Artist Competition (Trudy  Kane)

(ALL entrants should be present)

 5:00 PM

Trudy Kane in Concert

Trudy Kane, flute

Oleksii Ivanchenko, piano 

Joan Marsh Sparks, narrator


SONATINA - Eldin Burton (1913-1979)

Allegretto Grazioso 

Andantino Sognando

Allegro giocoso

MATISSERIES  - Valerie Coleman (b. 1970)

I. ODALISQUE: Henriette, Harmony in Red

II. ODALISQUE: Purple Robe and Anemones

III. CUTOUT: Celestial Jerusalem

IV: CUTOUT: Creole Dancer

THE FLUTIST'S LIFE - Ervin Monroe (b. 1942)

1. Cadenzas with Trills

2. Harmonics

3. Tonguing

4. Grace Notes

5. Runs and Arpeggios

SONATA IN A MAJOR - Cesar Franck (1822-1890)

1. Allegretto ben Moderato

2. Allegro

3. Recitativo-Fantasia

4. Allegretto poco mosso

(Q & A session immediately following)

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