NFA Highlights by Viviana Guzman...

Sep 1, 2016 by

NFA Overview Usually all of us at The Flute View Magazine write a little summary of the various concerts we attend at the National Flute Association Convention.  This year, Fluterscooter and I were the only ones able to go to NFA in San Diego, and since she was kept...

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NFA Wrap Up.

Sep 1, 2015 by

Another great NFA has concluded! I had a wonderful time seeing friends and hearing some great concerts. This year I didn’t do as much as I usually do for two reasons, one – I’m recovering from a concussion and have less energy than usual and two—I was helping to...

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The Flute View’s Guide to NFA...

Aug 1, 2015 by

FLUTERSCOOTER This NFA will be a fun one for me, since it will be the first time I have an official booth, and am officially performing!  In the past, I've only had Fluterscooter bags sold through my dealers (who will also have bags at this NFA), and "unofficially" performed. ...

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NFA Chicago Overview: Viviana, Barbara, and Fluterscooter...

Sep 1, 2014 by

Viviana:  Each experience at NFA is unique and memorable for different reasons. The historic Chicago Hilton was a spectacular location for the convention with it’s elegant chandeliers, sweeping foyers and spectacular Grand Ballrooms. A convention highlight for me was hearing Gary Schocker’s “Gary Schocker and Friends” varied and charming...

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Getting the Most out of the NFA Convention: by Barbara Siesel...

Aug 1, 2014 by

It’s NFA time, and flutists are getting ready for a fun filled weekend of flute-flute-flute!  Have you ever wondered how to be an effective participant at a convention?  It’s easy to go- you register, pack your suitcase, buy your travel tix and off you go, right?  That’s the way...

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The Flute View Secret Concert!

Aug 1, 2014 by

CHICAGO: 8.8.14. 10:30pm.  Log in to find location posted below!! The gals of the Flute View present a unique and groundbreaking show combining everything from hiphop, world, and classical. Witness the birth of Hologram Fluterscooter as Fluter Scooter combines visuals and hiphop, a world premiere of On a Smoke...

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Carl Dimow: Sheet Music Review

Jun 7, 2014 by

Carl Dimow's "Klezmer Suite for Flute/Bass Flute and Guitar" is a wonderful work for flute and guitar. The movements are delightful, whimsical, and lyrical. The 4 movements include a range of Klezmer/Middle Eastern flavored rhythmic patterns which can also be performed individually. This is a fabulous find for those...

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NFA Overview

Sep 3, 2013 by

The National Flute Association Convention took place in New Orleans August 8-11, 2013 which boasted nearly 3,000 participants this year.  The program Chair was Tadeu Coelho and his assistant, Krisztina Dér.  This wonderful attendance outcome perhaps was due to the increase in number for regional flute choirs who performed. ...

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