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The 2017 Flute Fair page is now 99% complete, with all performances and workshops listed! Follow the link above. Check back often for updates! 


Announcing the 2017 Flute Fair Young Artist Competitions!
The Greater Portland Flute Society Board of Directors is proud to announce its third annual Young Artist Competition, Junior and Senior Divisions, to be held at the 2017 Flute Fair on April 1st at Aloha High School. We invite 6th–8th grade flutists to compete in the Junior Division, and 9th–12th graders to compete in the Senior Division.
The Junior Division winner will receive a $150 cash prize, and the Senior Division winner will receive a $250 scholarship. Look out for second and third place prizes! The link to the application form is here. 


This year's Flute Fair guest artist, Peter Sheridan will be available to teach private lessons. For info, contact Phyllis Louke at e-mail. 


Check out the Local Flutes For Sale page for some private party flutes for sale. Click the link above. 


Please come like our Greater Portland Flute Society page. We currently have 228 likes and we are growing! 

 


Past issues of the newsletter have been posted on the GPFS website (follow the Recent Newsletters link above). The most recent issue of the newsletter is only available via mail to GPFS members. 


What: Flute Fair Guest Artist Recital, with Peter Sheridan
When: Friday, March 31, 2017 at 7:30PM
Where: The Old Church, 1422 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: Tickets available at the door: $15 General, $10 Greater Portland Flute Society members
More Info: On the flyer 


What: Flute Fair
When: Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 9:00AM to 4:00PM
Where: Aloha High School
Guest Artist: The ‘low flute specialist,’ Peter Sheridan
Cost:
GPFS Members:
* Free. One parent will be admitted free with every student member.
Non-members:
* $5 general admission
* $15 family admission
* $3 students & seniors. One parent will be admitted free with every paid student admission. 


More information is on the Calendar page


Upcoming Non-GPFS Events of Interest:

What: PROJECT Trio is playing up in Seattle!!
When: Wednesday, April 19th at 7:30PM
Where: Great Hall, 1119 Eighth Avenue (enter on Eighth Avenue) Seattle, WA 98101
Cost: $10-$20
More Info: PROJECT Trio: Combining the virtuosity of world-class artists with the energy of rock stars, PROJECT Trio is breaking down traditional ideas of chamber music. Blending their classical training with an eclectic taste in musical styles, they make a big impact on audiences of all ages. The genre-defying Trio is acclaimed by the press as “packed with musicianship, joy and surprise” and “exciting a new generation of listeners about the joys of classical and jazz music.”
Info on location and tickets, etc: https://townhallseattle.org/event/project-trio/ 


More information is on the Calendar page


 

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