Back after a 5-year hiatus! Join us for a day of music, workshops, demos and more! Our Flute Day 2024 is open to students in grades 6-12.
LOCATION: Brecksville United Methodist Church, 65 Public Square, Brecksville OH
Arrive at 8:30 a.m. to check in with the registration desk, get settled in, peruse the raffle items and buy your raffle tickets and visit vendors.
We'll start the morning with an ice breaker. Get to know your fellow flute day participants and the GCFS team.
Emily Matz, Cathy Spicer and Bonnie Svetlik will introduce the alto and bass flutes.
Judy Elias is leading the middle school flute choir and Gayle Getts is leading the high school flute choir.
Mary Kay Robinson will lead a session also about the piccolo and will conclude with a short performance.
Participants should plan on bringing their own lunch. Water, fruit and cookies will be provided.
Session 1: Practice Smarter, Not Harder - Lisa Heinrich
Session 2: Understanding Embouchure to Improve Low and High Notes - Robert Cotrell
And raffle prize giveaways!
Jessica has generously donated a private flute lesson for a lucky raffle prize winner! Tickets are $5 each or 3 tickets for $10.
Winner will work with Ms. Sindell to schedule the lesson.
Peruse a variety of used music. Looking for some new solo pieces? A few duet books? Some ensemble pieces? Etude books? We have a plethora of used music that will be available for sale at the event.
The raffle at the flute festival helps us raise funds to bring in guest artists, clinicians, and more. If you'd like to help us by donating an item for our raffle, please get in touch with us. Raffle tickets are $1 each and 6 tickets for $5.
Royalton Music Center has been serving musicians and students in the Cleveland area since 1964. They offer a band & orchestra instrument rental program with an equity-building rental model, various instruments and equipment for purchase, a nationally-recognized lesson program, and more!
For current GCFS members
For anyone who is not currently a member of GCFS.