Class schedule

This is an approximate schedule. Specific times and topics will be posted at the retreat.
* All activities are in Burton Lodge on the main floor unless noted otherwise.

Pacific Northwest Flute Gathering on Vashon Island
Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, October 6, 2019
Theme: Our Creative Voice
THURSDAY
12:00-5:30pm All participants must be registered and paid in advance. No on-site registrations or walk-ins available.Arrive any time on Thursday. Activity will start happening around noon as the flute makers arrive to set up. If you get there before it all begins, have a look around, take a walk on the beach, find a place to play music.

Flute makers set up in Burton Lodge around noon-1pm. The Flute Bazaar begins.

Check in and room assignments will be ready around 2:00pm in Burton Lodge.

The first scheduled activity is dinner at 5:30pm.

5:30pm Dinner
7:00pm Welcome (bring your flutes!)
8:00pm Playing session
9:00pm After hours jam
FRIDAY
8:00am Greet the sun – Tom Burg
8:30am Breakfast
9:30am Full sessionCornell/Pam/Joe/Tim
11:00am Morning classes:
Group A – Cornell/Joemain floor
Group B – Pam/Tim lower floor
12:30pm Lunch
1:45pm Skills classes:
Joemain floor – Hear It, Play It: Playing with backing tracks and rhythm
Pam
 – lower floor – Following the Thread: Crafting Inspiration Into Song
Tim – Thompson Cabin – Harnessing the Wind: Finding your Inspiration
3:00pm Music circle:
Jeff Miller – main floor – playing flutes with guitar
4:00pm Private lessons, group playing or free time
5:30pm Dinner
7:00pm Audio tech for fluting
7:30pm Open Mic
9:00pm After hours jam
SATURDAY
8:00am Greet the sun – Tom
8:30am Breakfast
9:30am Full sessionCornell/Pam/Joe/Tim
11:00am Morning classes:
Group A – Pam/Tim – main floor
Group B – Cornell/Joe – lower floor
12:30pm Lunch
1:45pm Skills classes:
Joe – main floor – Hear It, Play It: Playing with backing tracks and rhythm
Pam
 – lower floor – Following the Thread: Crafting Inspiration Into Song
Tim – Thompson Cabin – Harnessing the Wind: Finding your Inspiration
3:00pm Music circle:
Marty Dixonmain floor – Your Creative Current: Jamming with others, trying a new tune, simple recording. Bring a brief tribute, poem or other inspiration.
4:00pm Private lessons, prepare for concert, or free time
5:30pm Dinner
6:30pm Participant concert
8:00pm Leaders concert
9:00pm After hours jam
SUNDAY
8:00am Greet the sun – Tom
8:30am Breakfast
9:15am Closing session
10:30am Pack, load, depart
MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR NEXT YEAR – October 1-4, 2020