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 4 – Sunday, October 7, 2018
Theme: Sharing Our Song
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 – Pam/Cornellmain floor
Group B – Joe/Tim lower floor
12:30pm Lunch
1:45pm Skills classes:
Pam – main floor: Improvisation and Playing Together – all instruments welcome!
Tim – lower floor: Harnessing the Wind – Building on the Basics
Joe – Thompson Cabin: Playing with Rhythm
3:00pm Music circle:
Jeff Miller – lower 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 – Joe/Tim – main floor
Group B – Pam/Cornell – lower floor
12:30pm Lunch
1:45pm Skills classes:
Pammain floor: Improvisation and Playing Together – all instruments welcome!
Timlower floor: Harnessing the Wind – Building on the Basics
JoeThompson Cabin: Playing with Rhythm
3:00pm Music circle:
Marty Dixon – lower floor: Flute Circle Variations – building and enhancing songs with other musicians and instruments (bring flutes and other instruments)
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 3-6, 2019