Monday, April 4, 2011

Flute CHOIR Opportunity - this Saturday!

The Austin Flute Club presents:

2011 BRANNEN BROTHERS Grant winner

Student Workshop and 20th Anniversary Flute Choir Celebration

Adults and students (8th grade and up) will be given the fantastic opportunity for hands-on experience playing alto and bass flutes, not generally seen in a student band setting, under the instruction of guest composer and conductor, Kelly Via!

Free for Austin Flute Club Members!

*Image to the right does not represent actual flutes available to play on Saturday.


1:00-2:30 Student Workshop Flute Choir with Kelly. Adult flutists welcome!
3:00-4:00 Austin Flute Choir Recital led by Kelly Via in collaboration with AFC Flute Choir Director, Lisa Lamb.

Reception to follow

@ St. John’s United Methodist Church

2140 Allandale Rd., Austin, TX 78756

Kelly Via currently teaches flute at Mercer University, Agnes Scott College, Carere Music and the Atlanta Music Academy. He also directs the Mercer University and Atlanta Music Academy flute choirs.. Kelly plays piccolo with the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra and Macon Symphony Orchestra. For many years he was principal flutist of the former Atlanta Pops Orchestra and has performed with the Atlanta Symphony, Atlanta Opera, Augusta Symphony, Columbus Symphony, Des Moines Symphony and Des Moines Metro Opera Orchestras.

For more information about the Austin Flute Club, including how to join and to view our upcoming events, please visit our website:

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSOR: Brannen Brothers Flute Makers