Summer Fun

What better excuse for a get-together than a “Welcome to the Flute Choir” picnic?  Well, we did just that, and welcomed…   One of our members was fortunate enough to purchase a brand new, hand-crafted contrabass flute from Dutch flutemaker, Jelle Hogenhuis.  If you are not familiar with this member of the flute family, it… Continue reading Summer Fun

Top Ten Reasons to Join a Flute Choir

Not sure if you’re ready to join a flute choir?  Here are ten reasons you should! 10.  To play that flute!  Sure, you set it aside for a while while life kept you busy with other things.  But now you’ve got a bit of time – and it’s time to rediscover just how much you… Continue reading Top Ten Reasons to Join a Flute Choir

A New Year of Flute Choir!

Here we are, watching the clock tick down as we get ready to turn the calendar from 2014 to 2015.  We’ve had a lot of fun performing for you this past year, and can’t wait to start rehearsing again for our Spring concert! We are a community organization, and that means several things.  First, we… Continue reading A New Year of Flute Choir!

Sunday Showcase – A Musical Salon

“Salon (gathering): A salon is a gathering of people under the roof of an inspiring host, held partly to amuse one another and partly to refine the taste and increase the knowledge of the participants . . . These gatherings often consciously followed Horace’s definition of the aims of poetry, ‘either to please or to… Continue reading Sunday Showcase – A Musical Salon

Are You Ready?

We had a great reading session last week.  We played through a lot of music, from Baroque to Brand New!  Our wonderful leaders have sent the last few pieces out to our members, and after taking a break this week to practice, practice, practice on our own, we’ll be rehearsing again next Tuesday! So get… Continue reading Are You Ready?

And so it begins!

Rehearsals are starting this week!  We’ll see you on Tuesday, September 9th at 7:15 pm at the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Syracuse. For all our returning members, you should have your music by now.  If not, get in touch!  In addition to the music Barb sent out, we’ll be reading a few new pieces… Continue reading And so it begins!

CNY Flute Choir News!

Welcome to the new website of the Central New York Flute Choir!  We are excited to welcome you to our website and blog.  Here we will introduce you to our music, our members, and hopefully provide some insight into the workings of a group such as ours. We are a group of individuals who come… Continue reading CNY Flute Choir News!